Deficient intracortical inhibition (SICI) during movement preparation after chronic stroke
Hummel, F C × Steven, B Hoppe, J Heise, Kirstin Thomalla, G Cohen, L G Gerloff, C #
Neurology vol:72 issue:20 pages:1766-72
In healthy subjects, preparation to move is accompanied by motor cortical disinhibition. Poor control of intracortical inhibitory function in the primary motor cortex (M1) might contribute to persistent abnormal motor behavior in the paretic hand after chronic stroke.