Non pharmacological interventions for spasticity in multiple sclerosis.

  title={Non pharmacological interventions for spasticity in multiple sclerosis.},
  author={Bhasker Amatya and Fary Khan and Loredana La Mantia and Marina Demetrios and Derick T. Wade},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
BACKGROUND Spasticity is commonly experienced by people with multiple sclerosis (MS), and it contributes to overall disability in this population. A wide range of non pharmacological interventions are used in isolation or with pharmacological agents to treat spasticity in MS. Evidence for their effectiveness is yet to be determined. OBJECTIVES To assess the effectiveness of various non pharmacological interventions for the treatment of spasticity in adults with MS. SEARCH METHODS A… CONTINUE READING