OVERVIEW OF MS


Armutlu K.

SPASTICITY AND ITS MANAGEMENT WITH PHYSICAL THERAPY APPLICATIONS WITH MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS PATIENTS, pp.5-24, 2010 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
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  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/sat.943
  • Journal Name: SPASTICITY AND ITS MANAGEMENT WITH PHYSICAL THERAPY APPLICATIONS WITH MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS PATIENTS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded
  • Page Numbers: pp.5-24

Abstract

MS is an immune-mediated disease of the central nervous system (CNS) characterized by inflammatory demyelinating process and axonal loss. It is more common in women than in men and affects young adults. MS is analyzed within two basic subcategories these are Relapsing-remitting MS (RRMS) and Progressive MS.