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Non-motor disorders in cervical dystonia

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Botulinum toxin injection therapy is the mainstay for managing patients with motor manifestations of dystonia. It is important to identify possible cognitive and mental disorders, sleep and perceptual disorders (non-motor disorders) in these patients. Correction of these disorders will be able to optimize treatment and to improve quality of life of patients. 

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V. A. Tolmacheva
I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University (Sechenov University), Ministry of Health of Russia, Moscow
Russian Federation
Department of Nervous System Diseases and Neurosurgery

M. R. Nodel
I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University (Sechenov University), Ministry of Health of Russia, Moscow; Russian Research and Clinical Center for Gerontology, N.I. Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University, Ministry of Health of Russia, Moscow
Russian Federation

Department of Nervous System Diseases and Neurosurgery;

Research Department of Neurology, Science and Technology Park for Biomedicine

N. I. Saloukhna
Orel Regional Clinical Hospital, Orel
Russian Federation


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Tolmacheva V.A., Nodel M.R., Saloukhna N.I. Non-motor disorders in cervical dystonia. Neurology, Neuropsychiatry, Psychosomatics. 2018;10(3):135-140. (In Russ.)

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