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Journal of Neuroscience Nursing

The pharmacological management of spasticity

The pharmacological management of spasticity Michael Saulino Spasticity is formally defined as a velocity-dependent increase in resistance to passive range of motion. It is a hallmark of neurological diseases that affect the central nervous system, including conditions that are congenital (e.g., cerebral palsy), acquired (traumatic brain injury), static (stroke), and progressive (multiple sclerosis). Spasticity results […]