Table of Contents

Section I. Overview.

1. Movement disorders: overview (M. Hallett).

Section II. Techniques.

2. Electromyography (M. Hallett). 3. EEG (MEG)/EMG correlation (H. Shibasaki, T. Nagamine). 4. Electrocorticography in motor control and movement disorders (A. Ikeda). 5. Somatosensory evoked responses (F. Mauguière). 6. Coherence, cortico-cortical (C. Gerloff, C. Braun, M. Hallett). 7. Coherence, cortico-muscular (T. Mima, M. Hallett, H. Shibasaki). 8. Transcranial magnetic stimulation (U. Ziemann). 9. Movement disorders surgery: microelectrode recording from deep brain nuclei (W.D. Hutchison, J.O. Dostrovsky, A.M. Lozano). 10. Polysomnography and related procedures (S. Chokroverty). 11. Microneurography and motor disorders (D. Burke, S.C. Gandevia, V.G. Macefield). 12. Imaging (S.T. Grafton). 13. Accelerometry (R.J. Elble). 14. Kinesiology (C. Dohle, H.-J. Freund). 15. Reaction time as an index of motor preparation/programming and speed of response initiation (M. Jahanshahi). 16. Spinal reflexes (M.K. Floeter). 17. Cranial nerve reflexes: anatomical pathways, recording techniques and normative data (M. Aramideh, G. Cruccu, B.W. Ongerboer de Visser). 18. Startle and prepulse effects (J. Valls Solé). 19. Long-latency reflexes following stretch and nerve stimulation (G. Deuschl). 20. Posturography (B.R. Bloem, J.E. Visser, J.H.J. Allum). 21. Gait analysis (K.R. Kaufman).

Section III. Diseases and Treatments.

22. Physiologic and enhanced physiologic tremor (R.J. Elble). 23. Essential tremor and primary writing tremor (P.G. Bain). 24. Clinical neurophysiology and pathophysiology of parkinsonian tremor (G. Deuschl, U. Fietzek et al.). 25. Uncommon tremors (C.H. Lücking, B. Hellwig). 26. Diseases and treatments: Parkinson's disease (J.C. Rothwell). 27. Parkinson-plus conditions (J. Valls Solé, F. Valldeoriola). 28. Dystonia (R. Kaji). 29. Stiffness with continuous motor unit activity (P. Brown)


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About the editor

Mark Hallett

Affiliations and Expertise

School of Medicine and Health Sciences, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA