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Deep Brain Stimulation

Therapy for MOVEMENT DISORDERS, especially PARKINSON DISEASE, that applies electricity via stereotactic implantation of ELECTRODES in specific areas of the BRAIN such as the THALAMUS. The electrodes are attached to a neurostimulator placed subcutaneously.
Also Known As:
Electrical Stimulation of the Brain; Brain Stimulations, Deep; Deep Brain Stimulations; Stimulation, Deep Brain; Stimulations, Deep Brain; Brain Stimulation, Deep
Networked: 9549 relevant articles (1220 outcomes, 966 trials/studies)

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Therapy Context: Research Results

Experts

1. Okun, Michael S: 232 articles (10/2022 - 01/2004)
2. Lozano, Andres M: 231 articles (12/2022 - 01/2002)
3. Foote, Kelly D: 164 articles (10/2022 - 01/2004)
4. Zrinzo, Ludvic: 122 articles (01/2022 - 07/2007)
5. Limousin, Patricia: 113 articles (01/2022 - 03/2006)
6. Volkmann, Jens: 110 articles (02/2022 - 01/2002)
7. Visser-Vandewalle, Veerle: 102 articles (08/2022 - 05/2005)
8. Aziz, Tipu Z: 102 articles (01/2022 - 01/2002)
9. Fasano, Alfonso: 99 articles (06/2022 - 05/2007)
10. Hamani, Clement: 99 articles (01/2022 - 01/2004)

Related Diseases

1. Parkinson Disease (Parkinson's Disease)
2. Dystonia (Limb Dystonia)
3. Tremor (Tremors)
4. Movement Disorders (Movement Disorder)
5. Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (Disorder, Obsessive-Compulsive)

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. Levodopa (L Dopa)
2. Pharmaceutical Preparations
3. Camptocormia
4. Botulinum Toxins (Botulinum Toxin)
5. Therapeutic Uses
6. Biomarkers (Surrogate Marker)
7. Antidepressive Agents (Antidepressants)
8. Dystonia musculorum deformans type 1
9. Apomorphine
10. Ketamine

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Therapeutics
2. Electrodes (Electrode)
3. Vagus Nerve Stimulation
4. Pallidotomy
5. Microelectrodes