First Parkinson’s Patient Treated with Insightec’s Incisionless Brain Therapy

First Parkinson’s Patient Treated with Insightec’s Incisionless Brain Therapy
Insightec has treated the first patient in a pivotal study of its non-invasive ultrasound therapy, ExAblate Neuro, for patients with advanced Parkinson’s who have not responded to medication. The device uses focused ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to destroy a target deep in the brain — the Vim nucleus of the thalamus — through an intact skull. This area has been ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2018-05-11By Jose Marques Lopes, PhD