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Spasticity: Characterization and Treatment Considerations

This PowerPoint® presentation reviews:
  • The definition of spasticity
  • Upper Motor Neuron Syndrome
  • Classifications of spasticity: focal, regional, generalized
  • Signs and symptoms
  • Common limb deformities
  • Causes of spasticity in adults
  • Methods of assessment
  • Treatment decisions and goals
  • The spasticity management team

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