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  • Melissa McConaghy

    11/04/2022 at 4:58 pm

    hi Jenny, dystonia is a challenging symptom to treat. I would probably not try FES in isolation but perhaps a combination of medication review and tweak to avoid peak dose dystonia or underdosing, focal botox to long toe flexors/extensors, splinting/orthotics to restrict and stretch, FES to strengthen and stretch, EMG training to train dampening. Effect of any or all can vary a lot with people and it really is a matter of trying with you physio to see the best results.

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