A combination of constraint-induced therapy and motor control retraining in the treatment of focal hand dystonia in musicians: a long-term follow-up study

P. Berque, H. Gray, A. McFadyen

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Focal hand dystonia (FHD) in musicians is a painless, task-specific motor disorder characterized by involuntary loss of control of individual finger movements. The aim of this study was to investigate the long-term effects of a combined behavioral therapy intervention aimed at normalizing finger movement patterns.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)33-46
Number of pages14
JournalMedical Problems of Performing Artists
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2013



  • musician
  • constraint induced therapy
  • focal hand dystonia
  • FHD

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