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dc.contributor.authorKhan, A
dc.date.accessioned2014-04-25T11:03:35Z
dc.date.available2014-04-25T11:03:35Z
dc.date.issued2014
dc.identifier.citationKhan A. Intrathecal baclofen therapy. Ir Med J 2014 Apren_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/316129
dc.description.abstractIntrathecal baclofen therapy has been used in the treatment of severe, intractable spasticity resistant to oral agents in brain and spinal cord injury since 1992. A successful trial of intrathecal baclofen infusion administered with a test dose of baclofen injection via a lumbar puncture precedes the therapy and those who respond favorably in the standard screening test go on to receive intrathecal baclofen pump therapy long-term. 1,2
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherIrish Medical Journalen_GB
dc.subjectSPINAL CORD DISEASE AND DISORDERen_GB
dc.subjectHEAD INJURYen_GB
dc.titleIntrathecal baclofen therapyen_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.identifier.journalIrish Medical Journalen_GB
dc.description.fundingNo fundingen
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren
dc.description.peer-reviewpeer-reviewen
refterms.dateFOA2018-08-24T01:30:17Z
html.description.abstractIntrathecal baclofen therapy has been used in the treatment of severe, intractable spasticity resistant to oral agents in brain and spinal cord injury since 1992. A successful trial of intrathecal baclofen infusion administered with a test dose of baclofen injection via a lumbar puncture precedes the therapy and those who respond favorably in the standard screening test go on to receive intrathecal baclofen pump therapy long-term. 1,2


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