Sympathetic skin responses in reflex sympathetic dystrophy

  title={Sympathetic skin responses in reflex sympathetic dystrophy},
  author={K. Bolel and Sami Hizmetli and Ayşe Aky{\"u}z},
  journal={Rheumatology International},
This study was performed to determine the utility of sympathetic skin response (SSR) in evaluating the sympathetic function and to follow up the effects of sympathetic blockade in reflex sympathetic dystrophy (RSD). Thirty patients having RSD with upper extremity involvement were randomly divided into two groups. Besides medical therapy and exercise, physical therapy agents were applied to both the groups. In addition to this treatment protocol, stellar ganglion blockade was done by diadynamic… CONTINUE READING

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