Preface; 1. An overview of the clinical management of spasticity Michael Barnes; 2. Neurophysiology of upper motor neurone syndrome and spasticity Geoff Sheean; 3. Measurement of spasticity Garth Johnson; 4. Physiotherapy approaches to spasticity Roslyn Boyd and Louise Ada; 5. Seating and positioning in spasticity Craig Kirkwood and Geoff Bardsley; 6. Orthoses, splinting and casting in spasticity Paul Charlton and Duncan Ferguson; 7. Pharmacological management of spasticity Tony Ward and Chit Koko; 8. Chemical neurolysis in the management of spasticity Magid Bakheit; 9. The use of botulinum toxin in spasticity Elizabeth Davis and Michael Barnes; 10. Intrathecal baclofen for control of spinal and supra spinal spasticity David Rushton; 11. Surgical management of spasticity Patrick Mertens and Marc Sindou; 12. Management of spasticity in children Marinis Pirpiris and H. Kerr Graham; Index.