Vercise DBS System Eases Parkinson’s Symptoms Over One Year, Trial Reports

Vercise DBS System Eases Parkinson’s Symptoms Over One Year, Trial Reports
Deep brain stimulation with Boston Scientific’s Vercise system led to sustained “on” periods without troublesome dyskinesia and improvements in both motor and non-motor symptoms of Parkinson’s disease for at least one year, updated findings from the INTREPID trial show. Use of the Vercise Deep Brain Stimulation system in patients enrolled in this ongoing study was also found to be safe. The study, “Subthalamic nucleus ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2020-05-28By Ines Martins, PhD