SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

 
vol.52 issue2Cerebral hydatidosis in children in Cayetano Heredia Hospital (Lima, Peru): case reportYawning author indexsubject indexarticles search
Home Pagealphabetic serial listing  

Services on Demand

Article

Indicators

Related links

  • On index processCited by Google
  • Have no similar articlesSimilars in SciELO
  • On index processSimilars in Google

Share


Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria

Print version ISSN 0004-282X

Abstract

TEIXEIRA, Sérgio Carlos Morais; ALENCAR, Rubens de  and  TEIXEIRA, Grauben Pfaltzgraff Coutinho. Botulinum toxin for the treatment of spasmodic torticollis: a meta-analysis. Arq. Neuro-Psiquiatr. [online]. 1994, vol.52, n.2, pp. 269-272. ISSN 0004-282X.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0004-282X1994000200022.

The authors made a meta-analysis of the results of botulinum toxin injection for the treatment of spasmodic torticollis. They concluded that botulinum toxin is effective for the treatment of cervical dystonia.

Keywords : spasmodic torticollis; cervical dystonia; botulinum toxin; meta-analysis.

        · abstract in Portuguese     · text in Portuguese     · Portuguese (pdf) Portuguese (epdf)