Possible modulation of the amplitude and frequency of resting parkinsonian tremor by touching the trapezius muscle

Takafumi Hasegawa, Shun Ishiyama, Takaaki Nakamura

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Abstract

The pathophysiological mechanism of resting tremor in Parkinson's disease remains obscure. Spinal/peripheral mechanisms may modulate oscillatory activity from central origin, thereby changing amplitude and frequency of tremor in Parkinson's disease.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1594
Number of pages1
JournalClinical Case Reports
Volume8
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2020 Aug 1

Keywords

  • Parkinson's disease
  • forelimb
  • propriospinal neuron
  • resting tremor
  • trapezius muscle

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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