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Neural Plasticity
Volume 2017, Article ID 7876507, 6 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/7876507
Research Article

Transcutaneous Vagus Nerve Stimulation Combined with Robotic Rehabilitation Improves Upper Limb Function after Stroke

1Unit of Neurology, Neurophysiology, Neurobiology, Department of Medicine, Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Via Álvaro del Portillo 21, 00128 Rome, Italy
2Fondazione Alberto Sordi-Research Institute for Ageing, Via Álvaro del Portillo 5, 00128 Rome, Italy
3Unit of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine, Department of Medicine, Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Via Álvaro del Portillo 21, 00128 Rome, Italy
4San Camillo Hospital IRCCS, Venice, Italy
5Unit of Biomedical Robotics and Biomicrosystems, Department of Engineering, Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Via Álvaro del Portillo 21, 00128 Rome, Italy

Correspondence should be addressed to Fioravante Capone; ti.supmacinu@enopac.f

Received 12 June 2017; Revised 21 October 2017; Accepted 26 October 2017; Published 10 December 2017

Academic Editor: Dario Farina

Copyright © 2017 Fioravante Capone 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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