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Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS): An Overview

Are you, or someone you know, contemplating deep brain stimulation surgery? In the current issue of the PDF News, we’ve published a thorough essay explaining the history of DBS, criteria for participation, costs, sites for the surgery and much more. To receive this issue (and future newsletters as they become available), please contact the PDF office at 1-800-457-6676 or send us an email (to with your name and full mailing address. Please remember to state your request, i.e., “I want to receive your current newsletter” or “I’d like to receive your full, introductory packet (which includes the current newsletter) and have my name added to the PDF mailing list.)

Source Date: Aug 14 2001