Pathophysiology of cerebellar ataxia

@article{Diener1992PathophysiologyOC,
  title={Pathophysiology of cerebellar ataxia},
  author={H. C. Diener and Johannes Dichgans},
  journal={Movement Disorders},
  year={1992},
  volume={7}
}
Human and animal experiments performed recently have resulted in a more detailed understanding of limb movement and body posture disorders associated with cerebellar dysfunction. The delay in movement initiation can be explained by a delay in onset of phasic motor cortex neural discharge owing to decreased input from the cerebellar hemispheres. Disorders of movement termination (dysmetria), which can occur for movements at proximal and distal joints, result from disturbances of the timing and… 
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