Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation May Improve Cognitive-Motor Function in Functionally Limited Older Adults.

Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation May Improve Cognitive-Motor Function in Functionally Limited Older Adults.
Related ArticlesTranscranial Direct Current Stimulation May Improve Cognitive-Motor Function in Functionally Limited Older Adults. Neurorehabil Neural Repair. 2018 Aug 22;:1545968318792616 Authors: Manor B, Zhou J, Harrison R, Lo OY, Travison TG, Hausdorff JM, Pascual-Leone A, Lipsitz L Abstract OBJECTIVE: To determine the effects of a transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) intervention with the anode placed over the left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex (dlPFC) and cathode over the right supraorbital region, on cognition, mobility, and "dual-task" standing and walking in older adults with mild-to-moderate motor and cognitive impairments. METHODS: A double-blinded, block-randomized, sham-controlled trial was conducted in 18 nondemented, ambulatory adults ... read more
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