Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation Combined Sensory Modulation Intervention in Chronic Stroke Patients


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  • Stagg CJ, Nitsche MA. Physiological basis of transcranial direct current stimulation. Neuroscientist. 2011 Feb;17(1):37-53. doi: 10.1177/1073858410386614. Review. Pubmed ID:21343407
  • Stagg CJ, Bachtiar V, O'Shea J, Allman C, Bosnell RA, Kischka U, Matthews PM, Johansen-Berg H. Cortical activation changes underlying stimulation-induced behavioural gains in chronic stroke. Brain. 2012 Jan;135(Pt 1):276-84. doi: 10.1093/brain/awr313. Epub 2011 Dec 6. Pubmed ID:22155982
  • Nitsche MA, Cohen LG, Wassermann EM, Priori A, Lang N, Antal A, Paulus W, Hummel F, Boggio PS, Fregni F, Pascual-Leone A. Transcranial direct current stimulation: State of the art 2008. Brain Stimul. 2008 Jul;1(3):206-23. Epub 2008 Jul 1. Review. Pubmed ID:20633386
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