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Effects of Intermittent Theta Burst Stimulation on Manual Dexterity and Motor Imagery in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis: A Quasi-Experimental Controlled Study

Mahdieh Azin 1 , Nasser Zangiabadi 1 , * , Farhad Iranmanesh 2 , Mohammad Reza Baneshi 3 and Seyedshahab Banihashem 4
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1 Kerman Neuroscience Research Center, Institute of Neuropharmacology, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, IR Iran
2 Neurology Research Center, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, IR Iran
3 Modeling in Health Research Center Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, IR Iran
4 Psychosomatic Department, Taleghani Hospital , Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: October 01, 2016, 18 (10); e27056
  • Published Online: August 10, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 17, 2015
  • Revised: February 7, 2015
  • Accepted: February 9, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.27056

To Cite: Azin M, Zangiabadi N, Iranmanesh F, Baneshi M R, Banihashem S. Effects of Intermittent Theta Burst Stimulation on Manual Dexterity and Motor Imagery in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis: A Quasi-Experimental Controlled Study, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2016 ; 18(10):e27056. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.27056.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnote
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