Subfascial implantation of intrathecal baclofen pumps in children: technical note.

OBJECTIVE Indwelling intrathecal drug delivery systems are becoming increasingly important as a method of neuromodulation within the nervous system. In particular, intrathecal baclofen therapy has shown efficacy and safety in the management of spasticity and dystonia in children. The most common complications leading to explantation of the pumps are skin… CONTINUE READING