The Role of Microelectrode Recording in Deep Brain Stimulation Surgery for Parkinson’s Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

The Role of Microelectrode Recording in Deep Brain Stimulation Surgery for Parkinson’s Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
J Parkinsons Dis. 2022 Jul 26. doi: 10.3233/JPD-223333. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: STN-DBS is a cornerstone in the treatment of advanced Parkinson's disease (PD). The traditional approach is to use an awake operative technique with microelectrode recording (MER). However, more centers start using an asleep MRI-guided technique without MER.OBJECTIVE: We systematically reviewed the literature to compare STN-DBS surgery with and ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2022-08-01By R Saman Vinke