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However, at this time, DBS is indicated for patients having a clear movement disorder diagnosis known to improve with DBS who are experiencing meaningful impairment from their symptoms, despite pharmacological management, in whom the potential risk associated with undergoing the implant surgery is deemed to be acceptable. References 1. Weaver F, Follett K, Hur K, Ippolito D, Stern M. Deep brain stimulation in Parkinson disease: a metaanalysis of patient outcomes. J Neurosurg 2005;103:956–67. 2.

15. Brown P. Oscillatory nature of human basal ganglia activity: relationship to the pathophysiology of Parkinson’s disease. Mov Disord 2003;18(4):357–63. 16. Bronte-Stewart H, Barberini C, Miller Koop M, et al. The STN beta band profile in Parkinson’s disease is stationary and shows prolonged attenuation after deep brain stimulation. Exp Neurol 2009;215:20–8. 17. McIntyre CC, Grill WM, Sherman DL, et al. Cellular effects of deep brain stimulation: model-based analysis of activation and inhibition.

The clear films are overlaid onto a custom-made set of scaled, translucent parasagittal planes from the Schaltenbrand–Bailey atlas, at the appropriate mediolateral coordinates, and the “x”s are aligned. The anterior–posterior entry angle of the tracks is calculated and laid under the translucent maps so that the tracks are oriented correctly. This results in a three-dimensional map of the sensorimotor region and nuclear boundaries of the target nucleus on a rough outline of the target’s anatomy.

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