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Pallidotomy

Known as: Pallidotomies 
Producing a lesion in the posteroventral portion of the medial GLOBUS PALLIDUS to treat PARKINSON DISEASE and other extrapyramidal disorders. The… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Parkinson's disease is a common movement disorder seen in neurological practice, but the diagnosis and management is challenging… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Thirty-six patients with Parkinson's disease (PD) were randomized to either medical therapy (N = 18) or unilateral GPi… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Although the short-term benefits of posteroventral pallidotomy for patients with advanced Parkinson's disease have… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
In 1992 the Core Assessment Program for Intracerebral Transplantations (CAPIT) was published providing the minimal requirements… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Posteroventral medial pallidotomy sometimes produces striking improvement in patients with advanced Parkinson's… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The effects of posterior internal pallidal ablation (GPi pallidotomy) on parkinsonian signs and symptoms were studied in 15… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The major motor disturbances in Parkinson's disease are thought to be caused by overactivity of the internal segment of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Eighteen patients with medically intractable Parkinson's disease that was characterized by bradykinesia, rigidity, and marked "on… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Between 1985 and 1990, the authors performed stereotactic posteroventral pallidotomies on 38 patients with Parkinson's disease… Expand
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Highly Cited
1948
Highly Cited
1948
 
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