|2.||Muscle Spasticity (Spastic)
|1.||Abo, Masahiro: 17 articles (12/2014 - 01/2010)|
|2.||Kakuda, Wataru: 16 articles (12/2014 - 01/2010)|
|3.||Heit, John A: 9 articles (08/2015 - 06/2002)|
|4.||Yokoi, Aki: 9 articles (07/2014 - 01/2010)|
|5.||Gracies, Jean-Michel: 7 articles (10/2015 - 05/2005)|
|6.||Momosaki, Ryo: 7 articles (07/2014 - 01/2010)|
|7.||Kobayashi, Kazushige: 6 articles (07/2011 - 01/2010)|
|8.||Shimizu, Masato: 5 articles (12/2014 - 01/2012)|
|9.||Mitani, Sugao: 5 articles (12/2014 - 01/2012)|
|10.||Stein, Joel: 5 articles (11/2014 - 12/2005)|
07/01/2009 - "One patient after SRS had transient deterioration of motor power, which resolved completely after a short course of steroids and another had mild worsening of the hemiparesis. "
12/01/2013 - "The patient developed hemiparesis within one day after GKRS, which partially improved with steroids. "
03/01/2000 - "The patient improved with oral use of steroids the second time, but a paresis of the left rectus lateralis muscle remained. "
10/01/1998 - "One patient suffered transient paresis of the third cranial nerve that improved with steroids. "
05/01/1986 - "She improved under steroid therapy and developed a left sided hemiparesis after steroids were reduced for diagnostic purposes. "
|2.||Botulinum Toxins (Botulinum Toxin)IBA
12/01/2011 - "To test the hypothesis that the efficacy of botulinum toxin depends on the activity of the neuromuscular junction, we developed an in vivo paradigm to determine the degree and duration of low-dose botulinum toxin-induced focal paresis in mice. "
06/01/2013 - "Although botulinum toxin showed marginal benefit (-0.50 [-0.91 to -0.08]), it caused temporary paresis of finger extension, and all trials were at high risk of bias. "
10/01/2013 - "Changes in electromyographic activity after botulinum toxin injection of the rectus femoris in patients with hemiparesis walking with a stiff-knee gait."
12/01/2011 - "This in vivo paradigm quantifies the degree of otherwise clinically inapparent botulinum toxin-induced focal calf muscle paresis. "
12/01/2011 - "Botulinum toxin-induced focal paresis in mice is unaffected by muscle activity."
|3.||Aspirin (Acetylsalicylic Acid)FDA LinkGeneric
01/01/2006 - "Neurological deficits gradually improved in the 2 months that followed, leaving slight hemiparesis and homonymous left upper quadrant anopsia In the following 3 years, no recurrence was seen with aspirin (81 mg/day). "
05/01/1992 - "Her condition of left-sided hemiparesis gradually improved by a program of rehabilitation, and did not recur after aspirin administration. "
08/01/2011 - "Aspirin, irrespective of dose, did not show any significant benefit regarding morbidity (hemiparesis and developmental outcome) and mortality. "
07/01/2002 - "After administration of aspirin, he had never suffered from hemiparesis. "
11/01/1997 - "We report 8 cases suffering from a pure motor hemiparesis that was severely progressive within the 1st 3 days and unresponsive to aspirin. "
|4.||Prednisolone (Predate)FDA LinkGeneric
01/01/2012 - "The enhanced lesion on magnetic resonance imaging disappeared after one month of prednisolone treatment, but mild disorientation and left hemiparesis remained as sequelae. "
10/01/1982 - "After that, left hemiparesis occurred twice and disappeared following the administration of prednisolone. "
01/01/2011 - "After treatment with prednisolone, vocal cord function markedly improved within 8 weeks, whereas paresis of the diaphragm persisted. "
10/01/2009 - "Given the circumstantial evidence of a beneficial effect of prednisolone on pain and paresis, this report evaluates the effects of prednisolone treatment administered in the acute phase in a retrospective case series of 50 NA patients. "
09/01/2001 - "Right abducens nerve paresis, diabetes insipidus and dysfunction of the anterior lobe were amended by the treatment with prednisolone for 4 months, and findings of the pituitary gland and stalk were normalized. "
|5.||Propranolol (Inderal)FDA LinkGeneric
01/01/2013 - "Only one patient developed a change in neurologic status during propranolol treatment: mild right hemiparesis that remained static and improved while propranolol was continued. "
07/05/2007 - "Symptomatic treatment with propranolol and thyrostatic treatment with carbimazole prevented further episodes of paresis. "
05/01/1990 - "Experiments were conducted on 75 rabbits to study the efficacy of endolymphatic administration of aceclidine, obsidan, and cerucal for stimulation of the intestine in its experimental paresis. "
04/01/1989 - "anticholinergics (prifinium or actilonium bromide), adrenergic alpha 2-agonists (clonidine, lidamidine) for diarrhoea in diabetic neuropathy, adrenergic beta-blockers for shortening postoperative ileus (propranolol), dopamine receptor antagonists (metoclopramide, domperidone, alizapride) and another prokinetic substance (cisapride) which may be useful for a number of applications as gastro-oesophageal reflux, gastro-paresis, intestinal pseudo-obstruction, cystic fibrosis and constipation, morphine derivatives (e.g. "
|6.||Adrenal Cortex Hormones (Corticosteroids)IBA
11/01/2002 - "To determine whether the administration of perioperative corticosteroids is effective in ameliorating facial nerve paresis after parotidectomy. "
11/01/2002 - "The efficacy of corticosteroids in postparotidectomy facial nerve paresis."
02/01/2010 - "The caloric extent of canal paresis at 12 months after the initiation of therapy seemed to differ significantly between patients who received corticosteroids and those who received placebo (WMD, -12.15; 95% CI, -19.85 to -4.46; p < 0.05; heterogeneity, p < 0.05; random effects model). "
03/01/2004 - "We describe this case of MP because of how atypical the progression was (paresis of the right abducent nerve secondary to the increase in ICP) and the possibility of associating corticoids in cases in which the benignity of the entity is in doubt."
02/01/2010 - "The present systematic review and meta-analysis, based on the currently available evidence, suggests that corticosteroids improve only the caloric extent and recovery of canal paresis of patients with vestibular neuritis. "
08/01/1997 - "Upper lid closure in facial nerve paresis induced lagophthalmos is often improved by implantation of gold weights. "
10/01/1998 - "Gold weight implants assisted eyelid closure in patients with paresis of the orbicularis oculi, ameliorating patient complaints of dry eye, excessive tearing, and corneal epithelial breakdown. "
06/01/1987 - "The gold weights worked best for patients with lid paresis, whereas the spring was most effective in patients with total eyelid paralysis. "
12/01/2012 - "Pulmonary adenocarcinoma with osseous metastasis and secondary paresis in a blue and gold macaw (Ara ararauna)."
01/01/2005 - "Gold implants are used in various medical procedures, including reconstructive surgery of the middle ear, upper lid closure in facial nerve paresis-induced lagophthalmos, drug delivery microchips, antitumor treatment, treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, use on the surface of voice prostheses, and endovascular stents, with sound clinical results. "
|8.||Carbamazepine (Tegretol)FDA LinkGeneric
04/01/1996 - "The two patients with third nerve involvement responded to carbamazepine and in one, an improvement in a chronic partial third nerve paresis occurred. "
07/01/1984 - "Hemiparesis, startle-induced seizures involving the hemiparetic side, focal electroencephalographic abnormalities, and unilateral lesions evident on computed tomographic scan were found in 6 patients, all of whom responded favorably to carbamazepine. "
09/01/2013 - "Gaze-evoked diplopia resolved with carbamazepine, but a partial third nerve paresis remained."
09/01/2013 - "The cyclic oculomotor nerve paresis and spasms resolved in our patient when treated with carbamazepine. "
09/01/2013 - "Cyclic oculomotor nerve paresis and spasms appear to be a delayed effect of radiotherapy and respond to carbamazepine therapy. "
|9.||Ganciclovir (Cytovene)FDA LinkGeneric
05/01/1990 - "Ganciclovir therapy does not appear to be beneficial for patients with advanced paresis in the doses used. "
01/01/1998 - "One patient's paresis improved after ganciclovir therapy. "
05/01/1990 - "One patient however, showing minor paresis of one leg, improved after institution of ganciclovir therapy 1 week after onset of symptoms. "
05/01/1990 - "Further investigations are needed in order to determine if early intervention with ganciclovir, when paresis is mild, or higher doses in advanced paresis, might be of some benefit."
|10.||Low-Molecular-Weight Heparin (Heparin, Low Molecular Weight)IBA
|1.||Occupational Therapy (Therapy, Occupational)
12/01/2013 - "We investigated the safety, feasibility, and efficacy of the combination of bihemispheric repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) and intensive occupational therapy (OT) for upper limb hemiparesis in poststroke patients. "
07/01/2014 - "In this randomized controlled study of NEURO and constraint-induced movement therapy, 66 poststroke patients with upper limb hemiparesis were randomly assigned at 2:1 ratio to low-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation plus occupational therapy (NEURO group) or constraint-induced movement therapy (constraint-induced movement therapy group) for 15 days. "
07/01/2014 - "The aim of this study is to conduct a randomized, multicenter, comparative study of low-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation combined with intensive occupational therapy, NEURO (NovEl intervention Using Repetitive TMS and intensive Occupational therapy) versus constraint-induced movement therapy in poststroke patients with upper limb hemiparesis. "
12/01/2010 - "Low-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation and intensive occupational therapy for poststroke patients with upper limb hemiparesis: preliminary study of a 15-day protocol."
08/01/2013 - "Functional cortical reorganization after low-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation plus intensive occupational therapy for upper limb hemiparesis: evaluation by functional magnetic resonance imaging in poststroke patients."
03/01/2015 - "After treatment, symptoms were improved in all 3 patients with hemiparesis and in 3 of 6 patients with preexisting visual deficits; symptoms were unchanged in the other 3 patients with visual deficits during the 13- to 38-month follow-up. "
06/01/2015 - "Through the research of Zhejiang People's Hospital of Fenghua from 2013 March to 2014 September 178 cases of pure motor hemiparesis were the benefit of Yihong Kangnaoshuan capsule and vedrin capsule treatment, compared the indexes of efficacy after treatment and blood rheology. "
09/01/2007 - "Canal paresis (CP) and response to DH after treatment. "
07/01/2007 - "Patients had acute signs of monoparesis attributable to sciatic nerve dysfunction that developed after treatment. "
01/01/2005 - "Acoustic characteristics of the voice were compared in 10 women with unilateral paresis of the laryngeal nerve before and after treatment. "
|3.||Orthotic Devices (Orthosis)
08/01/2013 - "[Conclusion] The results of the present study demonstrate that individuals with hemiparesis achieved an improvement in the stance and mid-stance phases of gait with the use of the experimental ankle-foot orthosis. "
09/01/2003 - "The purpose of this study was to test if the use of a multi-segment hybrid orthosis-stimulation system combined with electrically augmented functional training would promote improvement in gait and hand functions of patients with chronic hemiparesis. "
07/01/2007 - "To assess the change in the balance performance and the improvement in the gait performance of subjects with hemiparesis, as a result of their wearing an ankle-foot orthosis. "
08/01/2013 - "[Purpose] The aim of this study was to develop and assess the applicability of an experimental ankle-foot orthosis during gait in patients with hemiparesis. "
03/01/2012 - "The purpose of this study was to compare the effect of therapy using a wrist-hand orthosis (WHO) versus manual-assisted therapy (MAT) for individuals with chronic, moderate-to-severe hemiparesis. "
06/11/2001 - "A case of radial epicondylitis treated with steroid injections on and distal to the radial side of the elbow, followed by radialis paresis is described. "
09/01/2000 - "The duration of bladder paresis induced by the toxin is at least 9 months, when repeat injections are required."
01/01/2000 - "Injections into the left frontal regions, however, resulted in right paresis in all patients, but no language deficits including no loss of fluency. "
10/15/1993 - "On the basis of the location of the injections, the needle type, and the concentration and quantity of the anesthetic injected, we conclude that permanent pareses of a vertical rectus muscle may be caused by a myotoxic effect of the local anesthetic."
02/01/2015 - "Adult subjects (n = 22) with hemiparesis and GR who received botulinum injections alone or in combination with multiple types of orthotic interventions that included solid ankle-foot orthosis (AFO) ± heel lift, hinged AFO with an adjustable posterior stop ± heel lift, AFO with dual-channel ankle joint ± heel lift, or KAFO with offset knee joint. "
|5.||Activities of Daily Living (ADL)
09/01/2013 - "However, there was a significant improvement in self-care of activities of daily living in the right arm paresis subgroup in the mirror group measured using the Functional Index 'Repty'. "
05/01/2011 - "Six high-quality studies showed strong evidence for baseline neurological status, upper limb paresis, and age as predictors for outcome of ADL. "
01/01/1989 - "The results of the study did not support the assumption that there is a significant relationship between muscle tone and activities of daily living for persons with hemiparesis. "
12/01/2014 - "The aim of the article is to investigate whether motor competence and cognitive abilities influence the quality of performance of activities of daily living (ADL) in children with hemiparesis. "
12/01/2014 - "Activities of daily living in children with hemiparesis: influence of cognitive abilities and motor competence."