Spasticity can lead to physical impairment and psychological complications among stroke survivors. Optimal management of spasticity depends on early recognition and prompt treatment for the best potential outcomes for patients suffering from this condition. However, identifying and treating spasticity remains a challenge.
Here are some resources to help your patients understand this condition, treatment and management options:
Topic idea for a group discussion
Are you a stroke support group leader looking for a topic idea for your next meeting? Check out our spasticity lesson module, which contains a presentation and discussion questions, video and a handout.