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BioMed Research International
Volume 2015, Article ID 276182, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/276182
Research Article

Neural and Nonneural Contributions to Wrist Rigidity in Parkinson’s Disease: An Explorative Study Using the NeuroFlexor

1Department of Neuroscience, Rehabilitation Medicine, Uppsala University, 75105 Uppsala, Sweden
2Department of Women’s and Children’s Health, Karolinska Institutet, 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
3Department of Clinical Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Danderyd University Hospital, 18288 Stockholm, Sweden
4FR3636 CNRS, Université Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris Cité, 45 rue des Saints-Pères, 75270 Paris Cedex 06, France

Received 8 August 2014; Accepted 17 October 2014

Academic Editor: Alfonso Fasano

Copyright © 2015 H. Zetterberg 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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