Technology Insight: noninvasive brain stimulation in neurology—perspectives on the therapeutic potential of rTMS and tDCS

@article{Fregni2007TechnologyIN,
  title={Technology Insight: noninvasive brain stimulation in neurology—perspectives on the therapeutic potential of rTMS and tDCS},
  author={Felipe Fregni and {\'A}lvaro Pascual-Leone},
  journal={Nature Clinical Practice Neurology},
  year={2007},
  volume={3},
  pages={383-393}
}
In neurology, as in all branches of medicine, symptoms of disease and the resulting burden of illness and disability are not simply the consequence of the injury, inflammation or dysfunction of a given organ; they also reflect the consequences of the nervous system's attempt to adapt to the insult. This plastic response includes compensatory changes that prove adaptive for the individual, as well as changes that contribute to functional disability and are, therefore, maladaptive. In this… 
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