J Comput Assist Tomogr 2017 Mar/Apr;41(2):336-338
From the *Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine, Center for Trauma Rehabilitation Research, Quentin Mease Hospital, Harris County Hospital District, Houston, TX; †Department of Neurology, University of Texas School of Medicine, Houston, TX; and ‡Veterans Affairs Mid-Atlantic (VISN 6) Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Research and Academic Affairs Service Line, W G Hefner Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salisbury, NC.
Objectives: To provide musculoskeletal ultrasound (MSKUS) images of hand anatomy in the position of hemiparetic flexion as a reference for spasticity injections. After a stroke, spasticity can result in anatomic distortion of the hand. Spasticity may require treatment with botulinum toxin or phenol injections. Read More