Assessment of Spasticity With Sonoelastography Following Stroke: A Feasibility Study

Kesikburun S., Yasar E., Adiguzel E., Guzelkucuk U., Alaca R., Tan A. K.

PM&R, vol.7, no.12, pp.1254-1260, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 7 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.pmrj.2015.05.019
  • Title of Journal : PM&R
  • Page Numbers: pp.1254-1260


Objective: To investigate the feasibility of sonoelastography to show muscle stiffness in poststroke spasticity, as well as the relationship between sonoelastography findings and muscle architecture features and clinical spasticity scores in the spastic gastrocnemius.