Short Tilte:Orally delivered baclofen to control spastic hypertonia in acquired brain injury
Journal:Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation
Year, Volume, Issue, Page(s):04, 19, 2, 101-108
Study demonstrates the benefits of oral administration of baclofen in patients with spasticity secondary to brain injury. Authors also review reasons why baclofen may be more effective in the lower rather than the upper extremities.
Author(s):Meythaler, Jay M., Clayton, Warren, Davis, Linda K., Guin-Renfroe, Sharon, Brunner, Robert C.
Participating Centers:Michigan Traumatic Brain Injury Model System