Challengesand solutions in the multidisciplinary care of spasticity in neurologicaldiseases

TIME & LOCATION

25/11/2023
Thomas More campus Geel
8h30 - 13h


PROGRAM

Introduction about spasticity in neurological diseases

Dr. Dirk Claes (Rehabilitation doctor - RevArte)


The importance of separately assessing spasticity and stiffness for improving treatment
Lynn Bar-On (Gent University - Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences)


Joint hyper-resistance: underlying mechanisms and consequences for balance
Jente Willaert (KU Leuven - Faculty of Movement and Rehabilitation Sciences)


Use of AFOs in children with spasticity
Prof. Dr. Kaat Desloovere (KU Leuven - Faculty of Movement and Rehabilitation Sciences)


Exopulse Mollii Suit
J├Ârgen Sandell (Clinical R&D Director - Ottobock)


Dry needling
Bart Eeckhaut (Physiotherapist- Orthotist)


The use of botuline toxine
Dr. Dirk Claes (Rehabilitation doctor - RevArte)


Baclofenpumps
Dr. Annick Viaene (Rehabilitation doctor - UZ Gent)


Role of orthopaedic surgery in the treatment of children with cerebral palsy
Prof. Dr. Anja Van Campenhout (Pediatric orthopedist - UZ Leuven)


Sporting opportunities with G-sport Vlaanderen
Steven Vanbeylen (Director- G-sport Vlaanderen)




Accreditation pending


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