Efficacy of Intrathecal Baclofen Therapy Compared to Oral Medication on Pain and Quality of Life in Post-Stroke Spasticity: the SISTERS Study

Michael Creamer, Geoffrey Cloud, Peter Kossemehl, Yochelson Michael, Gerard Francisco, Antony Ward, Joerg Wissel, Mauro Zampolini, Leopold Saltuari, Alessandra Calabrese, Abdallah Abouihia

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Abstract

Comparing the efficacy of Intrathecal Baclofen (ITB) Therapy to oral antispastic medications (Conventional Medical Management, CMM) on muscle tone decrease, pain reduction and quality of life improvement from baseline to month 6 in severe post-stroke spasticity
Original languageEnglish
PagesS24-S25
Number of pages2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Sep 2018
EventAmerican Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Annual Assembly: Success Through Innovation - Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, United States of America
Duration: 25 Oct 201828 Oct 2018

Conference

ConferenceAmerican Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Annual Assembly
Abbreviated titleAAPMR 2018
CountryUnited States of America
CityOrlando
Period25/10/1828/10/18

Keywords

  • Stroke, baclofen

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Creamer, M., Cloud, G., Kossemehl, P., Michael, Y., Francisco, G., Ward, A., Wissel, J., Zampolini, M., Saltuari, L., Calabrese, A., & Abouihia, A. (2018). Efficacy of Intrathecal Baclofen Therapy Compared to Oral Medication on Pain and Quality of Life in Post-Stroke Spasticity: the SISTERS Study. S24-S25. Abstract from American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Annual Assembly, Orlando, United States of America. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pmrj.2018.08.084