neurology
Stroke

PBS funding rules blamed for underuse of Botox in post-stroke spasticity

Australia is lagging behind the rest of the world when it comes to the use of botulinim toxin for post-stroke spasticity, new figures suggest. The Drug Utilisation Sub-Committee (DUSC) of the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee (PBAC) has noted that the use of botulinum toxin is low in the context of post-stroke spasticity. It found 742 ...

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