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Volume 2013, Article ID 684860, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/684860
Review Article

The Ipsilesional Upper Limb Can Be Affected following Stroke

1Stroke Research, Neurology Department, John Hunter Hospital, Hunter New England Local Health District, Locked Bag 1, Hunter Regional Mail Centre, NSW 2310, Australia
2School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
3Hunter Brain Injury Service, Hunter New England Local Health District, Bar Beach, NSW 2300, Australia

Received 20 August 2013; Accepted 17 September 2013

Academic Editors: A. Biegon and F. Gonzalez-Lima

Copyright © 2013 Gemma H. Kitsos 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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