Botulinum Toxin A for Shoulder Pain After Stroke

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  • Bach-Rojecky L, Salković-Petrisić M, Lacković Z. Botulinum toxin type A reduces pain supersensitivity in experimental diabetic neuropathy: bilateral effect after unilateral injection. Eur J Pharmacol. 2010 May 10;633(1-3):10-4. doi: 10.1016/j.ejphar.2010.01.020. Epub 2010 Feb 1. Pubmed ID:20123097
  • Hsieh LF, Hsu WC, Lin YJ, Wu SH, Chang KC, Chang HL. Is ultrasound-guided injection more effective in chronic subacromial bursitis? Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2013 Dec;45(12):2205-13. doi: 10.1249/MSS.0b013e31829b183c. Pubmed ID:23698243
  • Wu T, Song HX, Dong Y, Li JH. Ultrasound-guided versus blind subacromial-subdeltoid bursa injection in adults with shoulder pain: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 2015 Dec;45(3):374-8. doi: 10.1016/j.semarthrit.2015.05.011. Epub 2015 May 21. Review. Pubmed ID:26590864
  • Wu T, Fu Y, Song HX, Ye Y, Dong Y, Li JH. Effectiveness of Botulinum Toxin for Shoulder Pain Treatment: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2015 Dec;96(12):2214-20. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2015.06.018. Epub 2015 Jul 17. Review. Pubmed ID:26189200

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