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Interconnections and Modeling Schemes of Kinesia Paradoxa

  • Eirini Banou
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 1194)


This article is about “kinesia paradoxa,” a phenomenon presented in Parkinson’s disease patients who generally suffer from bradykinesia and freezing of gait (FOG) but under certain circumstances exhibit a sudden, brief period of mobility. The objective of this paper was to identify the mechanisms causing this phenomenon, record possible brain circuits involved, and try to locate interconnections between these circuits. Moreover, we are proposing various modeling schemes in order to form the appropriate conditions for experimental design.


Kinesia paradoxa (KP) Parkinson’s disease (PD) Noradrenergic system (NA) Modeling schemes 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eirini Banou
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  1. 1.Department of InformaticsIonian UniversityCorfuGreece

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