Introduction to the programming of deep brain stimulators

@article{Volkmann2002IntroductionTT,
  title={Introduction to the programming of deep brain stimulators},
  author={Jens Volkmann and Jan Herzog and Florian Kopper and G Deuschl},
  journal={Movement Disorders},
  year={2002},
  volume={17}
}
The clinical success of deep brain stimulation (DBS) for treating Parkinson's disease, tremor, or dystonia critically depends on the quality of postoperative neurologic management. Movement disorder specialists becoming involved with this therapy need to acquire new skills to optimally adapt stimulation parameters and medication after implantation of a DBS system. In clinical practice, the infinite number of possible parameter settings in DBS can be reduced to few relevant combinations. In this… Expand
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