Efficacy Study of Selective Tibial Neurotomy in the Treatment of the Spastic Equinovarus Foot Among Adult Hemiplegic Patients "Neurotomy"


Phase 3 Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Chronic stroke patients (more than 6 months after stroke)
- SEF due to spasticity of the calf muscles
- Positive effects of lidocaïne selective motor nerve block
- No associated tendinosous retraction: ankle dorsiflexion ≥ 0°after block
- Insufficient benefit of adaptated kinesitherapy
- Gait ability allowing an instrumented gait analysis

Exclusion Criteria

- Pregnant women
- BTX injection in the lower limb during the 6 months before inclusion
- BTX injection in another limb during the 6 months before inclusion
- patients unable to walk without orthosis on a treadmill