A Loud Auditory Stimulus Overcomes Voluntary Movement Limitation in Cervical Dystonia

Abstract

BACKGROUND Patients with cervical dystonia (CD) present with an impaired performance of voluntary neck movements, which are usually slow and limited. We hypothesized that such abnormality could involve defective preparation for task execution. Therefore, we examined motor preparation in CD patients using the StartReact method. In this test, a startling… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0046586

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