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Deep Brain Stimulation

Reengineering Deep Brain Stimulation for Movement Disorders: Emerging Technologies

Congratulations Drs. Gunduz, Foote and Okun on the publication of “Reengineering Deep Brain Stimulation for Movement Disorders: Emerging Technologies,” in Current Opinion in Biomedical Engineering’s September issue.   Abstract Deep brain stimulation (DBS) is a neurosurgical technique, which consists of continuous delivery of an electrical pulse through chronically implanted electrodes…

Management of Elevated Therapeutic Impedances on Deep Brain Stimulation Leads

Congratulations to Drs. Deeb and Okun on the publication of their case file “Management of Elevated Therapeutic Impedances on Deep Brain Stimulation Leads,” which was published in Tremor and Other Hyperkinetic Movements. Abstract Clinical Vignette: A 64-year-old male with a history of essential tremor with bilateral thalamic ventralis intermedius deep brain stimulation…