Complex Regional Pain Syndrome,Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy, CRPS, Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy

Treatment of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

In this article we will discuss about the Treatment of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. So let’s get started.

Treatment

Drugs to manage CRPS include:-

Biphosphonates

NSAIDS

Opoids

Corticosteroids

Topical local anaesthetic creams

Other treatment methods include

Sympathetic Nerve Block

Surgical Sympathectomy

Spinal Cord Stimulation

Physiotherapy Management include

Use of Transcutaneous Electric Nerve Stimulation

Hydrotherapy

Mirror Therapy

Desensitisation

Stretching

Mobilisation and Manual Therapy Techniques

Isometric Strengthening Exercises

If lower extremities are involved then gait training is included

Other Techniques include

Passive Relaxation Techniques

Accupuncture

Visual Biofeedback

Graded Motor Imagery

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