Distinct phenotypes of speech and voice disorders in Parkinson's disease after subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation.

@article{Tsuboi2015DistinctPO,
  title={Distinct phenotypes of speech and voice disorders in Parkinson's disease after subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation.},
  author={Takashi Tsuboi and Hirohisa Watanabe and Yasuhiro Tanaka and Reiko Ohdake and Noritaka Yoneyama and Kazuhiro Hara and Ryoichi Nakamura and Hazuki Watanabe and Jo Senda and Naoki Atsuta and Mizuki Ito and Masaaki Hirayama and Masahiko Yamamoto and Yasushi Fujimoto and Yasukazu Kajita and Toshihiko Wakabayashi and Gen Sobue},
  journal={Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry},
  year={2015},
  volume={86 8},
  pages={856-64}
}
OBJECTIVES To elucidate the phenotypes and pathophysiology of speech and voice disorders in Parkinson's disease (PD) with subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation (STN-DBS). METHODS We conducted a cross-sectional study on 76 PD patients treated with bilateral STN-DBS (PD-DBS) and 33 medically treated PD patients (PD-Med). Speech and voice functions, electrode positions, motor function and cognitive function were comprehensively assessed. Moreover, speech and voice functions were compared… CONTINUE READING
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