TMS Produces Two Dissociable Types of Speech Disruption

@article{Stewart2001TMSPT,
  title={TMS Produces Two Dissociable Types of Speech Disruption},
  author={Lauren Stewart and Vincent Walsh and Uta Frith and John C. Rothwell},
  journal={NeuroImage},
  year={2001},
  volume={13},
  pages={472-478}
}
We aimed to use repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) to disrupt speech with the specific objective of dissociating speech disruption according to whether or not it was associated with activation of the mentalis muscle. Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) was applied over two sites of the right and left hemisphere while subjects counted aloud and recited the days of the week, months of the year, and nursery rhymes. Analysis of EMG data and videotaped recordings… 

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