The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson's Disease with Early Motor Complications
October 14, 2013 (Issue: 1427)Deep brain stimulation is FDA-approved and has been used for years to treat patients with advanced Parkinson's disease (PD) who have severe levodopa-induced motor complications. New evidence from a controlled trial suggests that it may also be...more
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