Spasticity experts published a series of articles on patient identification, screening, long term management and troubleshooting, utilizing clinical articles, research data and experience. This helps provide a practical and comprehensive resource for clinicians involved with spasticity management utilizing all treatments, including the use of intrathecal balcofen. In addition to learning about the newest approaches to standardization, this session will offer insights on addressing the needs of patients with severe spasticity resulting from spinal cord damage and stroke based on global clinical data.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the scope and impact of problematic spasticity.
  • Describe the comprehensive approach to spasticity management including a soon to be published algorithm.
  • Apply treatment options for problematic spasticity in various diagnostic groups, specifically spinal cord injury and brain injury.