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Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 307474, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/307474
Research Article

The Influence of Parkinson’s Disease Motor Symptom Asymmetry on Hand Performance: An Examination of the Grooved Pegboard Task

1Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON, Canada N2L 3G1
2Department of Kinesiology & Physical Education, Wilfrid Laurier University, 75 University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON, Canada N2L 3C5
3Rehabilitation Sciences Institute, University of Toronto, 500 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 1V7
4Sun Life Financial Movement Disorders Research and Rehabilitation Centre (MDRC), Wilfrid Laurier University, 66 Hickory Street, Waterloo, ON, Canada N2L 3J5

Received 28 August 2015; Accepted 8 November 2015

Academic Editor: Bente R. Jensen

Copyright © 2015 Sara M. Scharoun 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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