Deep Brain Stimulation

  title={Deep Brain Stimulation},
  author={X.L. Chen and Yunyun Xiong and G. L. Xu and X.-F. Liu},
  journal={Interventional Neurology},
  pages={200 - 212}
Deep brain stimulation (DBS) has provided remarkable therapeutic benefits for people with a variety of neurological disorders. Despite the uncertainty of the precise mechanisms underlying its efficacy, DBS is clinically effective in improving motor function of essential tremor, Parkinson's disease and primary dystonia and in relieving obsessive-compulsive disorder. Recently, this surgical technique has continued to expand to other numerous neurological diseases with encouraging results. This… 

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