• Download
  • Phenol Nerve Block for Management of Lower Limb Spasticity
  • Posted in Rehabilitation Articles

  • 11th Dec 2012

  • Spasticity is defined as a motor disorder with failure to inhibit velocity sensitive stretch reflexes leading to exaggerated muscle resistance. It is a cardinal feature of upper motor neuron lesions and can affect patients with congenital and acquired brain and spinal cord injuries of variable aetiologies (traumatic, vascular, neoplastic and demyelination).

Page 2 of 212
SIGN UP FOR OUR MAILING LIST

Open Access, for medical professionals: Sign up to receive our email newsletter with links to the latest content. ACNR is free, thanks to the support of advertisers. The editorial content is peer reviewed and remains completely independent unless clearly specified. 

We may infrequently send you news from our sponsors which is relevant to the field of neurology, but you can opt out at any time.

This website is for medical professionals only.