Lessons learned from open-label deep brain stimulation for Tourette syndrome: eight cases over 7 years.

Publication Information

Author(s): Motlagh MG, Smith ME, Landeros-Weisenberger A, Kobets AJ, King RA, Miravite J, de Lotbinière AC, Alterman RL, Mogilner AY, Pourfar MH, Okun MS, Leckman JF.
Title: Lessons learned from open-label deep brain stimulation for Tourette syndrome: eight cases over 7 years.
Journal: Tremor Other Hyperkinet Mov (N Y)
Volume, issue, pages: 3:tre-03-170-4428-1
Year: 2013
PubMed Link: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24255802

Study Description and Methods

Patient selection

Indications

Demographics

Preoperative History, Assessments, Status

Preimplant Considerations

System Implantation

Post-Operative Issues

Study Outcomes

DBS Outcomes

Behavioral and Psych Outcomes

Biological Complications

Device Complications

Stimulation side effects

Facility and staff

Data extraction information