Deep Brain Stimulation

Deep Brain Stimulation

eBook - 2009
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Deep brain stimulation (DBS) is increasingly used for the treatment of patients with severe Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders, but the technique and science behind it is still poorly understood by most clinicians. This book is intended to provide an overview of the use of deep brain stimulation for movement disorders and provide an introduction to the developing arena of DBS for psychiatric disease. The first part of the book covers the varying surgical techniquesinvolved in implanting electrodes into various deep nuclei within the brain.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009
ISBN: 9780191575471
019157547X
9780199543717
0199543712
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xvi, 210 pages) : illustrations
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Additional Contributors: Bain, Peter G.

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