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Stroke Research and Treatment
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 170256, 14 pages
Review Article

Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation in Stroke Rehabilitation: A Review of Recent Advancements

Canadian Centre for Behavioural Neuroscience, Department of Neuroscience, University of Lethbridge, 4401 University Drive, Lethbridge, AB, Canada T1K 3M4

Received 10 October 2012; Revised 17 December 2012; Accepted 14 January 2013

Academic Editor: Petra Henrich-Noack

Copyright © 2013 Andrea Gomez Palacio Schjetnan et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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