Effects of combined rTMS and visual feedback on the rehabilitation of supernumerary phantom limbs in a patient with spinal cord injury: A case report
Yin-Shan Lu, Tie-Cheng Guo, Xin-Hua Ding, Song Zhang, Xiu-Juan Zhang, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Tongji Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430030, Hubei Province, China
Yin-Shan Lu, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Renmin Hospital of Wuhan University, Wuhan 430060, Hubei Province, China
Pei Tong, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Taikang Tongji (Wuhan) Hospital, Wuhan 430000, Hubei Province, China
Xiu-Juan Zhang, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Chengdu Second People's Hospital, Chengdu 610011, Sichuan Province, China
Author contributions: Lu YS contributed to the collection and analysis of the clinical data, drafting of the article, and revision of the article; Tong P collected the patient’s clinical data and drafted the article; Guo TC contributed to the design of the study, revision of the article, and final approval of the article; Ding XH contributed to analysis and interpretation of the imaging; Zhang S and Zhang XJ participated in patient treatment and collection and analysis of the clinical data; all authors issued final approval for the version to be submitted.
Informed consent statement: Informed written consent was obtained from the patient’s son for publication of this report and any accompanying images.
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Corresponding author: Tie-Cheng Guo, MD, Chief Physician, Associate Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Tongji Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, No. 1095, Jie Fang Avenue, Hankou District, Wuhan 430030, Hubei Province, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: July 1, 2019
Peer-review started: July 1, 2019
First decision: July 31, 2019
Revised: August 24, 2019
Accepted: September 11, 2019
Article in press: September 11, 2019
Published online: October 6, 2019