Workshop purpose The aim is to provide the necessary theoretical knowledge and practical skills for the assessment and effective post stroke spasticity treatment. The theoretical part will be followed by clinical cases demonstration and hands-on practice.
Methods used Theoretical part, demonstration, hands-on
By the end of the workshop the participants will be fully aware regarding the assessment of post stroke spasticity, indications and contraindications, team care principles. They will become familiar with the botulinum toxin treatment for post stroke spasticity and evidence about its effectiveness. During the hands-on session the participants will have the opportunity to practice assessment of spasticity, building treatment plan and injections on model extremities under the guidance of the workshop instructors.