Deficits in task-set maintenance and execution networks in Parkinson’s disease

@article{Tinaz2014DeficitsIT,
  title={Deficits in task-set maintenance and execution networks in Parkinson’s disease},
  author={Sule Tinaz and Peter Lauro and Mark Hallett and Silvina G. Horovitz},
  journal={Brain Structure and Function},
  year={2014},
  volume={221},
  pages={1413-1425}
}
Patients with Parkinson’s disease have difficulties with self-initiating a task and maintaining a steady task performance. We hypothesized that these difficulties relate to reorganization in the sensorimotor execution, cingulo-opercular task-set maintenance, and frontoparietal adaptive control networks. We tested this hypothesis using graph theory-based… CONTINUE READING