Online Grand Rounds and Video Library

Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy (SDR) for the Treatment of Dystonia and Spasticity in the Pediatric Cerebral Palsy Population

Objectives and Disclosures

Participants will be able to:

  1. Analyze which patients are most suitable for tone management referral.
  2. Assess the expected post-operative outcomes.
  3. Outline the types and method of operation carried out for selective dorsal rhizotomy and baclofen pump.

Planners and speaker disclose they have no relevant financial relationships.


Samuel Browd, MD, PhD
Director of Seattle Children’s Hydrocephalus Program, Medical Director Seattle Children’s Sports Concussion Program, Director of the Sports Institute at UW Medicine; Professor, Neurological Surgery, UW



Seattle Children’s is accredited by the Washington State Medical Association CME Accreditation Committee to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

Seattle Children’s designates this online educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity meets the criteria for up to 1 hour of Category I CME credit to satisfy the relicensure requirements of the Washington State Medical Quality Assurance Commission.

Videos are available for only one year after posting.

If you wish to receive Category I CME credit for viewing this Provider Grand Rounds session, please complete the evaluation form. Upon completion of the form you will receive an auto-reply email that will serve as the only confirmation of your CME credit. Please keep the email for your records.