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Cannabis for spasticity and multiple sclerosis****
... of 2003. THE TRIAL It will recruit 660 patients with multiple sclerosis from across the UK who have significant spasticity in some of their leg muscles. Each patient will be randomly allocated to one of three treatments: cannabis oil, tetrahydrocannabinol (a constituent of cannabis) or placebo capsules ... 01/04/07, 21208 bytes
Botulinum toxin for hyperhidrosis***
... of indications, mainly dystonias and spasm, but is also commonly used for cosmetic reasons to reduce the effects of ageing. When injected into muscle the toxin blocks the release of acetylcholine at the neuromuscular junction. This reduces muscle tone, which alleviates symptoms. It has been assumed ... 01/04/07, 15142 bytes
Lorenzo's oil for AMN and ALD**
... in women who are carriers of the disorder. Symptoms are mild and may include spastic paraparesis of the lower limbs, ataxia, hypertonia (excessive muscle tone), mild peripheral neuropathy, and urinary problems. Neonatal ALD affects both male and female newborns. Symptoms may include mental retardation ... 01/04/07, 18692 bytes
NNTs for multiple sclerosis [Dec 1998; 58-2]**
... adverse effects. There were mostly those of the 'flu syndrome associated with interferons, injection site inflammation and reaction, and increased muscle tone. While about 60% of patients receiving interferon-ß1b had 'flu-like symptoms in the first three months of treatment, this reduced to 10-20% after ... 01/04/07, 21697 bytes
Bias in critical appraisal - the example of acupuncture for stroke rehabilitation [July 2001; 89-6]**
... that was being tested. All the trials used "elecro-acupuncture". Three studies mentioned that they tuned up the voltage sufficiently to get muscle twitching, though the other studies probably did it the same way. Is this acupuncture or electrical stimulation of muscles to maintain tone? Comment This ... 01/04/07, 12273 bytes
Transurethral prostatectomy for benign prostatic hyperplasia [May 1995; 15-6]**
... to di-hydrotestosterone, and alpha-adrenergic antagonists block the adrenergic receptors in hyperplastic prostatic tissue so that smooth muscle tone of prostatic structures is decreased. There are new minimally invasive surgical techniques - prostatic stents, transurethral incision of the prostate, ... 01/04/07, 14599 bytes
Cannabis for multiple sclerosis [June 2002; 100-6]**
... of washout before the next treatment. A lower dose was used for two weeks, and doubled, if well tolerated, for the second two weeks of treatment. Muscle tone was measured on a categorical scale (0=normal, 1=slight increase, 2=more marked increase, 3=considerable increase, 4=limb rigidity in flexion ... 01/04/07, 8386 bytes
IHS criteria for migraine**
... neck movements or sustained postures C . At least one of the following: 1. Resistance to or limitation of passive neck movements 2. Changes in neck muscle contour, texture, tone or response to active and passive stretching and contraction 3. Abnormal tenderness of neck muscles D. Radiological examination ... 01/04/07, 9154 bytes
Effectiveness of massage*
... : blood flow; epidermal function; cardiovascular function; pulmonary gas exchange; composition of circulating blood; pain threshold; muscular tone; psychological variables. Inclusion criteria were: assessment of the effectiveness of massage treatment using defined endpoints; adequate sample size; description ... 01/04/07, 8554 bytes

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