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The effect of deep brain stimulation randomized by site on balance in Parkinson's disease.
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Mov Disord 2014 Feb;
Authors: Rebecca J St George, Patricia Carlson-Kuhta, John G Nutt, Penelope Hogarth, Kim J Burchiel, Fay B Horak
The effect of the surgical site of DBS on balance and gait in Parkinson's Disease (PD) is uncertain. This is the first double-blind study of subjects randomized to either the STN (N = 14) or GPi (N = 14) who were assessed on a range of clinical balance measures.
PMID: 24532106 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]