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Neural Plasticity
Volume 2015, Article ID 407320, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/407320
Clinical Study

Increase in Short-Interval Intracortical Facilitation of the Motor Cortex after Low-Frequency Repetitive Magnetic Stimulation of the Unaffected Hemisphere in the Subacute Phase after Stroke

1Neurology Clinical Division, Clinics Hospital/São Paulo University, Avenida Dr. Enéas C. Aguiar 255/5084, 05403-010 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
2Human Cortical Physiology and Stroke Rehabilitation Section, National Institutes of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Building 10, Room 7D54, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
3Institute of Biomedical Sciences and National Center for Structural Biology and Bioimaging (CENABIO), Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Avenida Carlos Chagas Filho 373, Prédio do CCS, Bloco M, Cidade Universitária, 21941-902 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
4D’Or Institute for Research and Education (IDOR), Rua Diniz Cordeiro 30, 22281-032 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
5Instituto de Ensino e Pesquisa, Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein, Avenida Albert Einstein 627/701, 05601-901 São Paulo, SP, Brazil

Received 27 January 2015; Revised 6 April 2015; Accepted 7 April 2015

Academic Editor: Małgorzata Kossut

Copyright © 2015 Eduardo Arruda Mello 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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