Published in Drug Week, December 21st, 2007
"Although intrathecal baclofen therapy (ITB) has been shown to be effective in decreasing spasticity, case reports have described some children receiving ITB in whom progressive scoliosis was noted; other authors have described no effect on the spinal column. A controlled study has not been performed. All patients with spastic CP treated with ITB between 1997 and 2003...
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