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

Completed

Phase 3 Results N/A

References

Publications

  • Stoquart GG, Detrembleur C, Palumbo S, Deltombe T, Lejeune TM. Effect of botulinum toxin injection in the rectus femoris on stiff-knee gait in people with stroke: a prospective observational study. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2008 Jan;89(1):56-61. Pubmed ID:18164331
  • Deltombe T, De Wispelaere JF, Gustin T, Jamart J, Hanson P. Selective blocks of the motor nerve branches to the soleus and tibialis posterior muscles in the management of the spastic equinovarus foot. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2004 Jan;85(1):54-8. Pubmed ID:14970968
  • Detrembleur C, Lejeune TM, Plaghki L. [Objective measures of muscle stiffness in the ankle. Evaluation of the effect of intrathecal injection of baclofen in spastic patients] Neurochirurgie. 1998 Sep;44(3):197-200. French. Pubmed ID:9827436
  • Caty GD, Arnould C, Stoquart GG, Thonnard JL, Lejeune TM. ABILOCO: a Rasch-built 13-item questionnaire to assess locomotion ability in stroke patients. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2008 Feb;89(2):284-90. Pubmed ID:18226652
  • Jørgensen HS, Nakayama H, Raaschou HO, Olsen TS. Recovery of walking function in stroke patients: the Copenhagen Stroke Study. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 1995 Jan;76(1):27-32. Pubmed ID:7811170
  • Verdié C, Daviet JC, Borie MJ, Popielarz S, Munoz M, Salle JY, Rebeyrotte I, Dudognon P. [Epidemiology of pes varus and/or equinus one year after a first cerebral hemisphere stroke: apropos of a cohort of 86 patients] Ann Readapt Med Phys. 2004 Mar;47(2):81-6. French. Pubmed ID:15013602
  • Burridge JH, Wood DE, Taylor PN, McLellan DL. Indices to describe different muscle activation patterns, identified during treadmill walking, in people with spastic drop-foot. Med Eng Phys. 2001 Jul;23(6):427-34. Pubmed ID:11551819
  • Burbaud P, Wiart L, Dubos JL, Gaujard E, Debelleix X, Joseph PA, Mazaux JM, Bioulac B, Barat M, Lagueny A. A randomised, double blind, placebo controlled trial of botulinum toxin in the treatment of spastic foot in hemiparetic patients. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 1996 Sep;61(3):265-9. Pubmed ID:8795597
  • Pittock SJ, Moore AP, Hardiman O, Ehler E, Kovac M, Bojakowski J, Al Khawaja I, Brozman M, Kanovský P, Skorometz A, Slawek J, Reichel G, Stenner A, Timerbaeva S, Stelmasiak Z, Zifko UA, Bhakta B, Coxon E. A double-blind randomised placebo-controlled evaluation of three doses of botulinum toxin type A (Dysport) in the treatment of spastic equinovarus deformity after stroke. Cerebrovasc Dis. 2003;15(4):289-300. Pubmed ID:12686794
  • Mancini F, Sandrini G, Moglia A, Nappi G, Pacchetti C. A randomised, double-blind, dose-ranging study to evaluate efficacy and safety of three doses of botulinum toxin type A (Botox) for the treatment of spastic foot. Neurol Sci. 2005 Apr;26(1):26-31. Pubmed ID:15877184
  • Decq P, Filipetti P, Cubillos A, Slavov V, Lefaucheur JP, Nguyen JP. Soleus neurotomy for treatment of the spastic equinus foot. Groupe d'Evaluation et de Traitement de la Spasticité et de la Dystonie. Neurosurgery. 2000 Nov;47(5):1154-60; discussion 1160-1. Pubmed ID:11063109
  • Buffenoir K, Roujeau T, Lapierre F, Menei P, Menegalli-Boggelli D, Mertens P, Decq P. Spastic equinus foot: multicenter study of the long-term results of tibial neurotomy. Neurosurgery. 2004 Nov;55(5):1130-7. Pubmed ID:15509319
  • Deltombe T, Detrembleur C, Hanson P, Gustin T. Selective tibial neurotomy in the treatment of spastic equinovarus foot: a 2-year follow-up of three cases. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2006 Jan;85(1):82-8. Pubmed ID:16357553
  • Stucki G. International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health (ICF): a promising framework and classification for rehabilitation medicine. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2005 Oct;84(10):733-40. No abstract available. Pubmed ID:16205428

Sources for Trial Information

  • Cliniques universitaires Saint-Luc- Université Catholique de Louvain
  • ClinicalTrials.gov