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Management of spasticity in patients with Cerebral Palsy

Mini Symposium:

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

Location: Gasthuisberg

Accreditation pour médecins 

 

 

8.30-9.00             Registration

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

10.10-10.30        Break

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)