STN-DBS Leads to Similar Benefits in Men and Women with Parkinson’s, Study Finds

STN-DBS Leads to Similar Benefits in Men and Women with Parkinson’s, Study Finds
Apart from physical health-related quality of life — which seemed to improve to a greater extent in males — the benefits of subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation (STN-DBS) on motor, cognitive, and mental function are similar in men and women with Parkinson’s disease, a study has found. The study, “Sex differences in the short-term and long-term effects of subthalamic nucleus ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2019-10-22By Joana Carvalho, MSc