Surgical therapy for Parkinson's disease.

Abstract

Surgical therapies for Parkinson's disease (PD) are now being performed with increasing frequency due to the limitations of conventional dopaminergic therapies, improvements in operative procedures, and increased information on the organization of the basal ganglia in normal and pathologic conditions. Ablation procedures have now been largely replaced with… (More)

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@article{Olanow2002SurgicalTF, title={Surgical therapy for Parkinson's disease.}, author={Charles W. Olanow}, journal={European journal of neurology}, year={2002}, volume={9 Suppl 3}, pages={31-9} }