Long-term follow-up of anterior thalamic deep brain stimulation in epilepsy: A 11-year, single center experience

@article{Kim2017LongtermFO,
  title={Long-term follow-up of anterior thalamic deep brain stimulation in epilepsy: A 11-year, single center experience},
  author={Seong Hoon Kim and Sung Chul Lim and Jiyeon Kim and Byung-chul Son and Young-Min Shon},
  journal={Seizure},
  year={2017},
  volume={52},
  pages={154-161}
}
PURPOSE Anterior thalamic deep brain stimulation (ATN DBS) is an emerging, effective treatment for patients with drug-resistant epilepsy, but long-term results on its efficacy and safety are lacking. To evaluate the long-term efficacy and safety of ATN DBS treatment, as well as predictors of its success, in patients with drug-refractory epilepsy (DRE). METHOD We retrospectively studied clinical outcomes in 29 consecutive refractory epilepsy patients treated by a single DBS team (two… CONTINUE READING
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