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Intervention Protocol

Botulinum toxin type A therapy for hemifacial spasm

  1. J Costa*,
  2. JJ Ferreira,
  3. M Coelho,
  4. A Borges,
  5. C Espírito-Santo,
  6. P Moore,
  7. C Sampaio

Editorial Group: Cochrane Movement Disorders Group

Published Online: 19 JUL 2004

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004899


How to Cite

Costa J, Ferreira JJ, Coelho M, Borges A, Espírito-Santo C, Moore P, Sampaio C. Botulinum toxin type A therapy for hemifacial spasm (Protocol). The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2004, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD004899. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004899.

Author Information

  1. Faculdade de Medicina Lisboa, Instituto de Farmacologia e Terapêutica Geral, Lisboa, PORTUGAL

*J Costa, Instituto de Farmacologia e Terapêutica Geral, Faculdade de Medicina Lisboa, Av. Prof. Egas Moniz, Lisboa, 1649-028, PORTUGAL. joaoncosta@sapo.pt.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 JUL 2004

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Abstract

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This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To compare the clinical efficacy and safety of Botulinum Toxin Type A (BtA) versus placebo in the treatment of hemifacial spasm.