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New Study Shows BOTOX injections for the treatment of spasticity after stroke Improves Quality of Life for patients and caregiversfinal results from a large, open-label study suggest that repeated treatment with botulinum toxin type A from Allergan). Safely reduced upper limb spasticity after stroke and with significant improvements in patients is the ability to function in their daily lives connected Significant in the in the required amount of support from supervisors. A reduction was noted in both hours of care each week as well as the number of days, the supervisor of the work missed for patient care. The results of the study were published this week in the American College of Rehabilitation Medicine / American Society for Neurorehabilitation Joint Annual Meeting in Boston and also in abstract form already in the October 2006 issue of Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. read more »