The 2017 Update of the Standard of Care Recommendations for Spinal Muscular Atrophy
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This webcast is based on a discussion between two leading experts in the field of spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) who exchange views on “The 2017 Update of the Standard of Care Recommendations for SMA”. They summarize and review the current best practices for diagnosis, multidisciplinary care, physical therapy, orthopedic care, nutrition, pulmonary care, and acute care and discuss how novel treatment options such as newly approved medications have impacted the outlook for patients and are changing the care setting. The experts provide an outlook on how developments such as newborn screening will influence the future of SMA management.