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Published: 06 Dec 2018
Phase 2a study shows improved gait and balance with cerebellar stimulation after stroke
- Cerebellar intermittent θ-burst stimulation (CRB-iTBS) with physiotherapy (PT) improves gait and balance in patients with impairment six or more months after a hemiparetic stroke.
Why this matters
Gait and balance impairments are associated with poorer functional recovery and greater need for assistance.