Dystonia Disorders

Known as: Dystonic Disorder, Dystonia Disorder, Dystonic Disorders [Disease/Finding] 
Acquired and inherited conditions that feature DYSTONIA as a primary manifestation of disease. These disorders are generally divided into generalized… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
OBJECTIVES to provide a revised version of earlier guidelines published in 2006. BACKGROUND primary dystonias are chronic and… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Dystonia has commonly been thought to represent a disorder of basal ganglia function. Although long considered a hyperkinetic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
In seven selected patients with dystonia musculorum deformans-1 generalised dystonia (DYT1), continuous bilateral stimulation of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Microelectrode recording was performed in the basal ganglia of 3 patients with generalized dystonia and 1 patient with… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Co-contraction and overflow of EMG activity of inappropriate muscles are typical features of all dystonic movements whether… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Focal hand dystonia involves a loss of motor control of one or more digits; it is associated with the repetitive, synchronous… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Transcranial magnetic stimulation has been used in a double pulse paradigm to investigate the excitability of intrinsic motor… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
We studied 300 patients, 61% women, with mean age 49.7 years and mean duration of dystonia 7.8 years, to determine the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The epidemiology of generalized and focal dystonias was investigated in the Rochester, Minnesota, population over the period 1950… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
It is not widely recognized that antipsychotic drugs can cause late-onset and persistent dystonia. This dystonia, which we call… (More)
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