Botulinum toxin for drooling in cerebral palsy

April 2007
Archives of Disease in Childhood;Apr2007, Vol. 92 Issue 4, p338
Academic Journal
The article examines the effectiveness of the drug botulinum toxin A in treating cerebral palsy in children. The drug was injected under midazolam and nitrous oxide sedation with ultrasound guidance. A significant reduction in drooling severity scores was found. The quality of life scores were improved significantly.


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