Post-stroke spasticity management with repeated botulinum toxin injections in the upper limb.

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OBJECTIVE Although the botulinum toxin A (BTX-A) treatment has proved effective in spasticity management, no information is available with regard to the effects of repeated injections over time. DESIGN To evaluate the effects of BTX-A on moderate or severe upper limb spasticity, an exploratory investigation was performed on 28 stroke patients treated for… (More)

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@article{Lagalla2000PoststrokeSM, title={Post-stroke spasticity management with repeated botulinum toxin injections in the upper limb.}, author={Giovanni Lagalla and Maura Chiara Danni and F Reiter and Maria Grazia Ceravolo and Leandro Provinciali}, journal={American journal of physical medicine & rehabilitation}, year={2000}, volume={79 4}, pages={377-84; quiz 391-4} }