Botulinum Toxin Injections for Musculoskeletal Use (BLA S3E12)

Botulinum Toxin Injections for Musculoskeletal Use (BLA S3E12)

Most people are probably familiar with botulinum toxin injections for cosmetic purposes, but did you know that it can also be used for sports medicine injuries as well? Join me for this podcast as I discuss how this injection is thought to work, and what conditions these injections are actually used for.

CHAPTERS:
00:00 - Intro
00:22 - Botulinum toxin overview
01:59 - How it works
05:02 - What does off label mean?
06:54 - Side effects
09:35 - General strength of evidence
10:25 - Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome
14:23 - Plantar Fasciopathy
16:05 - Osteoarthritis
17:06 - Lateral Epicondylopathy
18:32 - Myofascial Pain Syndrome
19:15 - Piriformis Syndrome
19:37 - Less well studied use cases
19:49 - Summary
21:22 - Outro


*Disclaimer* This video is for entertainment, education, and informational purposes only. The topics  discussed should not solely be used to diagnose, treat , or prevent any condition.  The information presented here was created with an evidence based approach, but you please keep in mind that science is always changing and at the time of listening to this there may some new data that makes this information incomplete or inaccurate. Always seek the advice of your personal physician or qualified health care provider for questions regarding any medical condition.