- •The study provides a comparison of temporal summation stimulation techniques.
- •Results suggest constant contact ramping protocols underestimate temporal summation.
- •Models using temporal summation should consider intermittent tapping techniques.
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This research was supported by the National Institutes of Health (R01AG039659, 1T32AG049673). The contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.
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