Experienced providers of intrathecal baclofen therapy will describe similar cases of common and unusual presentation encountered with individuals treated with intrathecal bacloffen therapy. The presentations will include discussion of patient selection, trialing, therapy optimization, overdose and withdrawal. Both adult and pediatric presentations will be reviewed.
- Describe common and unusual issues arising during patient selection for intrathecal baclofen therapy.
- Describe common and unusual issues arising during the trialing phase of intrathecal baclofen therapy.
- Recognize common and unusual causes of intrathecal baclofen overdose and withdrawal.