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Research & Reviews  433 results

Evidence of rehabilitation therapy in task-specific focal dystonia: a systematic review.
https://doi.org/10.23736/S1973-9087.21.06677-6
European Journal of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine; Hautekiet A, Raes K et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - Task-specific dystonias are primary focal dystonias characterized by excessive muscle contractions producing abnormal postures during selective motor activities that often involve highly skilled, repetitive movements. Based on the idea of excessiv...

Neural endophenotypes and predictors of laryngeal dystonia penetrance and manifestation.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nbd.2020.105223
Neurobiology of Disease; Khosravani S, Chen G et. al.

Dec 14th, 2020 - Focal dystonias are the most common forms of isolated dystonia; however, the etiopathophysiological signatures of disorder penetrance and clinical manifestation remain unclear. Using an imaging genetics approach, we investigated functional and str...

A metabolomic study of cervical dystonia.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7856090
Parkinsonism & Related Disorders; Liu C, Scorr L et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2020 - Cervical dystonia is the most common of the adult-onset focal dystonias. Most cases are idiopathic. The current view is that cervical dystonia may be caused by some combination of genetic and environmental factors. Genetic contributions have been ...

Feedback-dependent neuronal properties make focal dystonias so focal.
https://doi.org/10.1111/ejn.14933
The European Journal of Neuroscience REFERENCES; Sedov A, Usova S et. al.

Aug 6th, 2020 - Focal dystonia, by definition, affects a specific body part; however, it may have a widespread neural substrate. We tested this hypothesis by examining the intrinsic behaviour and the neuronal properties that are modulated by changes in the physio...

Medical and Surgical Treatments for Dystonia.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7156436
Neurologic Clinics; Jinnah HA

Apr 13th, 2020 - The dystonias are a large and heterogenous group of disorders characterized by excessive muscle contractions leading to abnormal postures and/or repetitive movements. Their clinical manifestations vary widely, and there are many potential causes. ...

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Guidelines  1 results

EFNS guidelines on diagnosis and treatment of primary dystonias.
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1468-1331.2010.03042.x
European Journal of Neurology; Albanese A, Asmus F et. al.

May 20th, 2010 - to provide a revised version of earlier guidelines published in 2006. primary dystonias are chronic and often disabling conditions with a widespread spectrum mainly in young people. primary dystonias are classified as pure dystonia, dystonia plus ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  435 results

Evidence of rehabilitation therapy in task-specific focal dystonia: a systematic review.
https://doi.org/10.23736/S1973-9087.21.06677-6
European Journal of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine; Hautekiet A, Raes K et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - Task-specific dystonias are primary focal dystonias characterized by excessive muscle contractions producing abnormal postures during selective motor activities that often involve highly skilled, repetitive movements. Based on the idea of excessiv...

Neural endophenotypes and predictors of laryngeal dystonia penetrance and manifestation.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nbd.2020.105223
Neurobiology of Disease; Khosravani S, Chen G et. al.

Dec 14th, 2020 - Focal dystonias are the most common forms of isolated dystonia; however, the etiopathophysiological signatures of disorder penetrance and clinical manifestation remain unclear. Using an imaging genetics approach, we investigated functional and str...

A metabolomic study of cervical dystonia.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7856090
Parkinsonism & Related Disorders; Liu C, Scorr L et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2020 - Cervical dystonia is the most common of the adult-onset focal dystonias. Most cases are idiopathic. The current view is that cervical dystonia may be caused by some combination of genetic and environmental factors. Genetic contributions have been ...

Fast Five Quiz: Schizophrenia Management in Adults
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/933512_6

Aug 10th, 2020 - First-generation antipsychotics have a high rate of extrapyramidal side effects, including rigidity, bradykinesia, dystonias, tremor, and akathisia. Tardive dyskinesia —involuntary movements of the face and extremities — is another adverse effect ...

Feedback-dependent neuronal properties make focal dystonias so focal.
https://doi.org/10.1111/ejn.14933
The European Journal of Neuroscience REFERENCES; Sedov A, Usova S et. al.

Aug 6th, 2020 - Focal dystonia, by definition, affects a specific body part; however, it may have a widespread neural substrate. We tested this hypothesis by examining the intrinsic behaviour and the neuronal properties that are modulated by changes in the physio...

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News  4 results

Fast Five Quiz: Schizophrenia Management in Adults
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/933512_6

Aug 10th, 2020 - First-generation antipsychotics have a high rate of extrapyramidal side effects, including rigidity, bradykinesia, dystonias, tremor, and akathisia. Tardive dyskinesia —involuntary movements of the face and extremities — is another adverse effect ...

Why Do Patients Discontinue Botulinum Toxin for Dystonia?
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/139014/movement-disorders/why-do-patients-discontinue-botulinum-toxin-dystonia

May 24th, 2017 - Cynthia L. Comella, MD [[{"attributes":{},"fields":{}}]] MIAMI—Botulinum toxin injection is the first-line treatment for most focal dystonias.

Noncosmetic uses of botulinum toxin in otolaryngology
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/103773/drug-therapy/noncosmetic-uses-botulinum-toxin-otolaryngology?channel=133
Michael S. Benninger, MD, Libby J. Smith, DO, FAOCO

Nov 1st, 2015 - Botulinum toxin is commonly used to treat movement disorders of the head and neck. It was first used to treat focal eye dystonia (blepharospasm) and laryngeal dystonia (spasmodic dysphonia) and is now also used for other head and neck dystonias, m.

Surgical considerations for tremor and dystonia
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/95792/surgical-considerations-tremor-and-dystonia/page/0/1

Jul 1st, 2012 - Patient selection Appropriate patients for DBS include those with an unequivocal diagnosis of dystonia and significant disability. Etiology and type of dystonia should also be considered.

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