Cognitive outcome and reliable change indices two years following bilateral subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation.

Abstract

Subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation (STN-DBS) is currently the treatment of choice for medication-resistant levodopa-related motor complications in patients with Parkinson's disease (PD). While STN-DBS often results in meaningful motor improvements, consensus regarding long-term neuropsychological outcome continues to be debated. We assessed the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.parkreldis.2011.01.011

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