Long term outcome of unilateral pallidotomy: follow up of 15 patients for 3 years.

@article{Pal2000LongTO,
  title={Long term outcome of unilateral pallidotomy: follow up of 15 patients for 3 years.},
  author={Pramod Kr. Pal and A. Samii and Asha Kishore and Michael Schulzer and Edwin Mak and S L Yardley and Ian M Turnbull and Donald B. Calne},
  journal={Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry},
  year={2000},
  volume={69 3},
  pages={337-44}
}
OBJECTIVES With the advent of new antiparkinsonian drug therapy and promising results from subthalamic and pallidal stimulation, this study evaluated the long term efficacy of unilateral pallidotomy, a technique which has gained popularity over the past decade for the management of advanced Parkinson's disease. METHODS The 15 patients reported here are… CONTINUE READING