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A pilot study to understand the relationship between cortical arousals and leg movements during sleep – Scientific Reports

Participants and data collection The experimental methods have been previously published12. All studies were approved by the accredited Institutional Review Board at Johns Hopkins University and all procedures followed the standards provided in the 1964 Declaration of Helsinki. All research was performed in accordance with all applicable guidelines and regulations including obtaining informed consent for […]

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Cortical Surface Changes Tied to Movement Disorders in Schizophrenia

Patients with schizophrenia and parkinsonism show distinctive patterns of cortical surface markers compared with their counterparts without parkinsonism and with healthy controls, results of a multimodal magnetic resonance imaging study suggest. Dr Robert Christian Wolf Sensorimotor abnormalities are common in schizophrenia patients, however, “the neurobiological mechanisms underlying parkinsonism in [schizophrenia], which in treated samples represents […]