Inhibitory and excitatory motor cortex dysfunction persists in the chronic poststroke recovery phase.


PURPOSE To establish differences in intracortical facilitation (ICF) and intracortical inhibition (ICI) between survivors of stroke and healthy individuals. METHODS Fourteen chronic stroke survivors and 19 healthy subjects were investigated using single- and paired-pulse transcranial magnetic stimulation. Transcranial magnetic stimulation was applied over… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/WNP.0000000000000143