Toxine botulique thérapeutique

Guide d'utilisation

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Collection: Hors collection
Publisher: DOIN
Pages: 340
Format: 17 x 24 cm
ISBN : 978-2-7040-1534-4
Printed in: French
Discipline: Multidisciplinary
Publication date: 06/04/2017


Published in the US by Cambridge University Press, the 2nd edition of
Manual of Botulinum Toxin Therapy will soon be available in France
under the title: Traiter par la toxine botulique. This book is a practical guide on how to use this toxin for a variety of disorders.

New chapters have been added on the use of botulinum toxin in wound healing, in focal hand dystonia and in thoracic outlet syndrome as well as on the use of botulinum toxin in conjunction with ultrasound guidance.

Using a variety of illustrations, this manual describes the relevant injection sites for each condition and gives comparative dosage tables for the various formulations of toxins used in different muscle groups.

Throughout, the emphasis is on technique and the book can be used as both a teaching aid
and in bedside guidance


Edited by:

Daniel Truong is the head of the Parkinson's and Movement Disorder Institute, Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center in Fountain Valley, CA, USA.

Mark Hallett is a clinical professor of neurology at The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences in Washington DC, USA.

Christopher Zachary is a professor and chair of  the Department of Dermatology, University of California in Irvine, CA, USA.

Dirk Dressler is a professor of neurology and the head of Movement Disorders Section, Department of Neurology, Hannover Medical School in Germany


TABLE OF CONTENTS------------------------------

1.   The pretherapeutic history of botulinum toxin
2.   Botulinum neurotoxin: history of clinical development      
3.   Pharmacology of botulinum neurotoxins
4.   Immunological properties of botulinum toxins
5.   Treatment of cervical dystonia
6.   Examination and treatment of complex cervical dystonia    
7.   Ultrasound guidance for botulinum neurotoxin therapy: cervical dystonia
8.   Treatment of blepharospasm
9.   Treatment of oromandibular dystonia
10. Treatment of focal hand dystonia
11. Botulinum toxin therapy for laryngeal muscle hyperactivity syndromes
12. The use of botulinum neurotoxin in otorhinolaryngology
13. Treatment of hemifacial spasms
14. Spasticity
15. The use of botulinum toxin in spastic infantile cerebral palsy
16. The role of ultrasound for botulinum neurotoxin injection in childhood spasticity
17. The use of botulinum neurotoxin in spasticity using ultrasound guidance
18. The use of botulinum toxin in tic disorders and essential hand and head tremor
19. Treatment of stiff-person syndrome
20. Botulinum neurotoxin applications in ophthalmology
21. Cosmetic uses of botulinum neurotoxins    
22. Hyperhidrosis
23. Botulinum toxin: a treatment for ischemic digits
24. Botulinum toxin in wound healing
25. Use of botulinum toxin in neuropathic pain
26. The use of botulinum toxin in the management of headache disorders
27. The use of botulinum toxin in musculoskeletal pain and arthritis    
28. Treatment of plantar fasciitis
29. Treatment of low-back pain
30. Treatment of piriformis syndrome
31. Ultrasound-guided botulinum neurotoxin injections for thoracic outlet syndrome    
32. Botulinum toxin in the gastrointestinal tract
33. Botulinum toxin applications in urological disorder