The Prevalence of Central Poststroke Pain according to the Integrity of the Spino-Thalamo-Cortical Pathway

@article{Hong2011ThePO,
  title={The Prevalence of Central Poststroke Pain according to the Integrity of the Spino-Thalamo-Cortical Pathway},
  author={Ji Heon Hong and Byung Yun Choi and Chul Hoon Chang and Seong Ho Kim and Young Jin Jung and Dong Gyu Lee and Yong Hyun Kwon and Sung Ho Jang},
  journal={European Neurology},
  year={2011},
  volume={67},
  pages={12 - 17}
}
Objectives: Little is known about the prevalence of central poststroke pain (CPSP) according to the integrity of the spino-thalamo-cortical pathway (STP). Using diffusion tensor tractography, we investigated the prevalence of CPSP according to the integrity of the STP in patients with intracerebral hemorrhage. Methods: We recruited 52 consecutive chronic patients and 10 normal control subjects. Patients were classified into two groups according to preservation of the integrity of the STP. Each… Expand
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