Repeater F-waves in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: Electrophysiologic indicators of upper or lower motor neuron involvement?

Akarsu E., Sirin N. G. , Orhan E. K. , Erbas B., Dede H. O. , BASLO M. B. , ...More

CLINICAL NEUROPHYSIOLOGY, vol.131, no.1, pp.96-105, 2020 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 131 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.clinph.2019.09.030
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, Academic Search Premier, BIOSIS, EMBASE, MEDLINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.96-105
  • Keywords: Repeater F-wave, Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Triple stimulation technique, MScanFit MUNE, Transcranial magnetic stimulation, Split hand, TRANSCRANIAL MAGNETIC STIMULATION, UNIT NUMBER ESTIMATION, NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL INDEX, SPINAL-CORD, DYSFUNCTION, PROGRESSION, INHIBITION, ALS, EXCITABILITY, SENSITIVITY


Objective: To extract insight about the mechanism of repeater F-waves (Frep) by exploring their correlation with electrophysiologic markers of upper and lower motor neuron dysfunction in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).