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  • Deep brain stimulation may be used to relieve symptoms of Parkinson's disease, especially tremor, when they cannot be controlled with medicine.
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  • Deep brain stimulation is a new and improved variation of an old surgery.
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  • Deep brain stimulation involves implanting electrodes within certain areas of your brain.
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deep_brain_stimulation
  • The small patient numbers in the early trials of deep brain stimulation for TRD currently limit the selection of an optimal neuroanatomical target.[26] There is insufficient evidence to support DBS as a therapeutic modality for depression; however, the p...
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  • Deep brain stimulation may also be used to treat the following conditions:
  • http://www.aetna.com/cpb/medical/data/200_299/0208.html
  • Deep brain stimulation is also an effective treatment for patients with advanced Parkinson's disease (PD) and motor complications that can no longer be improved by adjustment of medical therapy.
  • http://www.answers.com/article/1168068/deep-brain-stimulation-for...
  • In the study "Subcallosal cingulate deep brain stimulation for treatment-resistant unipolar and bipolar depression," Holtzheimer et al found that DBS was as effective in bipolar disorder as it was in major depression.
  • http://medicalxpress.com/news/2013-06-deep-brain-last-ditch-obesi...
  • "The first thing we needed to do was to see if this is safe," said lead researcher Dr. Donald Whiting, vice chairman of neurosurgery at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh.
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  • Deep brain stimulation is most commonly used to treat the symptoms of these common neurological conditions:
  • http://www.wikidoc.org/index.php/Deep_brain_stimulation
  • Researchers reported in 2005 that electrical stimulation of a small area of the frontal cortex brought about a "striking and sustained remission" in four out of six patients suffering from clinical depression, whose symptoms had previously been resistant...
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    Boy, 17, 'with one of the most extreme cases of Tourette's in the world' says his tics are beginning to ease with the help of deep brain stimulation
    Daily Mail - Saturday, May 11, 2019
    Doctors eye deep brain stimulation to treat opioid addiction
    Cleveland.com - Saturday, May 11, 2019
    Author response: Deep brain stimulation improves restless legs syndrome in patients with Parkinson disease
    Neurology - Monday, May 6, 2019
    Editors' note: Deep brain stimulation improves restless legs syndrome in patients with Parkinson disease
    Neurology - Monday, May 6, 2019
    Advances in deep brain stimulation could lead to new treatments
    Science Daily - Sunday, April 14, 2019
    Deep brain stimulation of the internal capsule enhances human cognitive control and prefrontal cortex function
    Nature - Thursday, April 4, 2019
    Deep Brain Stimulation Provides Sustained Relief for Severe Depression
    Science Daily - Wednesday, March 20, 2019
    Long-term efficacy of deep brain stimulation for essential tremorAn observer-blinded study
    Neurology - Wednesday, March 20, 2019
    Superolateral medial forebrain bundle deep brain stimulation in major depression: a gateway trial
    Nature - Wednesday, March 20, 2019
    MRC-funded study suggests deep brain stimulation could help OCD symptoms
    The Medical Research Council - Sunday, March 10, 2019
    Patients with severe OCD undergo deep brain stimulation trial
    The Guardian - Sunday, March 10, 2019
    Deep Brain Stimulation Sites for OCD Target Distinct Symptoms
    Science Daily - Thursday, March 7, 2019
    Quality of life predicts outcome of deep brain stimulation in early Parkinson disease
    Neurology - Thursday, March 7, 2019
    Is outcome of subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation in Parkinson disease predictable?
    Neurology - Thursday, March 7, 2019
    Rescuing Suboptimal Outcomes of Subthalamic Deep Brain Stimulation in Parkinson Disease by Surgical Lead Revision
    Wolters Kluwer Health - Thursday, March 7, 2019
    Deep Brain Stimulation for Medically Refractory Epilepsy Launched in U.S.
    P&T Community - Tuesday, February 26, 2019
    Deep Brain Stimulation for Pain in the Modern Era: A Systematic Review
    Wolters Kluwer Health - Tuesday, February 26, 2019
    Deep brain stimulation: current challenges and future directions
    Nature - Friday, January 25, 2019
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    Deep Brain Stimulation to treat Parkinson's Disease ; UCLA Neurosurgery
         
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    Johns Hopkins Deep Brain Stimulation Center - Stimulator On
         
    Patient suffered a posterior thalamic infarct and developed a disabling intention tremor in the right upper extremity. After failure to improve with multiple trails of medications, the patient had a left thalamic (Vim) DBS placed at Johns Hopkins. This vi...

    Theater Owner Opts for Deep Brain Stimulation to Treat Essential Tremor
         
    What first began as hand trembling escalated to a severe essential tremor. Determined to better manage his symptoms, Ben Kolbert underwent deep brain stimulation at the Center for Neuromodulation at Mount Sinai. Learn more about the Center for Neuromod...

    Vanderbilt Deep Brain Stimulation Special (Part 1/4)
         
    In Part 1 of this four part video special, Parkinson's Disease is described along with the changes that occur in the brain and the challenges of living with the disease. http://www.vanderbilthealth.com/neurosciences/21617

    Treating Parkinson's with Deep Brain Stimulation--Hayden Boyce, MD
         
    Deep brain stimulation surgery has made a remarkable difference in the life of Michael Lamb, a patient with Parkinson's disease. For the first time in years, he is able to move and walk normally. His neurosurgeon, Dr. Hayden Boyce, talks about candidacy f...

    Deep Brain Stimulation - Success! (6 of 7)
         
    Professor Helen Mayberg describes the incredible transformation in some patients following deep brain stimulation to treat depression.

    Warren Grill: Exploring Deep Brain Stimulation
         
    Warren Grill, professor of biomedical engineering at Duke University, explains his research into the fundamental workings of Deep Brain Stimulation to treat neuromuscular diseases such as Alzheimer's disease and essential tremor. He also delves into his l...

    Treating Dystonia through deep brain stimulation
         
    Barbara Changizi, MD is a neurologist that provides care to patients with movement disorders such as Dystonia. She also specializes in treatment called deep brain stimulation (DBS) practiced at Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.

    Deep Brain Stimulation controls tremors from Parkinson's Disease
         
    Reggie, who was diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease in 2007, had heard about deep brain stimulation, or DBS, in which neurosurgeons implant electrical leads into the brain. Ed Yeates from KSL 5 reports on what this procedure did for Reggie and the hobby he...

    What is deep brain stimulation (DBS)? (Peter Pahapill, MD, PhD)
         
    Peter Pahapill, MD, neurosurgeon, explains deep brain stimulation (DBS), and why it is successful in treating Parkinson's disease. Dr. Pahapill is part of the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Parkinson's and Movement Disorders Program. http:/...

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    In deep-brain stimulation, a neurostimulator under the skin drives current to electrodes implanted into the brain.
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    In deep brain stimulation, electrodes deliver impulses to the substantia nigra, which coordinates movement.
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