Management of spasticity in patients with Cerebral Palsy
Organization: Anja van Campenhout
The department of Pediatric Orthopedics and CP team UZLeuven, would like to invite all that are involved in the treatment of patients with Cerebral Palsy and spasticity for a Saturday morning with presentations and open discussions on the state of the art in spasticity management.
Saturday December 16 2017 9.00 – 12.30
Accreditation pour médecins
9.00-9.15 Introduction Anja Van Campenhout, MD, PhD, UZLeuven
9.15-9.45 Objective Assessment of spasticity Lynn Bar-On, PT, PhD, KULeuven – VU Amsterdam
9.45-10.10 Treatment of spasticity: Oral medication and Botulinum toxin Els Ortibus, MD, PhD, UZLeuven
10.30-11.00 Treatment: Selective dorsal rhizotomy and intrathecal baclofen pump
Petra Pauwels, MD, UZLeuven – AZ St. Elisabeth, Zottegem
11.00-11.30 Role of orthopaedic surgery as partner in the treatment of spasticity.
Anja Van Campenhout, MD, PhD, UZLeuven
11.30-12.30 Free papers BAPO (Belgian Association of Pediatric Orthopaedics)