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What is the treatment of Locked in Syndrome?

By  ,  National Institute of Health
Jul 19, 2010
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There is no cure for locked-in syndrome, nor is there a standard course of treatment. A therapy called functional neuromuscular stimulation, which uses electrodes to stimulate muscle reflexes, may help activate some paralyzed muscles. Several devices to help communication are available. Other treatment is symptomatic and supportive.

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  • chew22 Jul 2012
    where and what type of communication device can i get for Lock in Syndrome patient