Deep-brain Stimulation for Dystonia

Current Indications and Future Orientations

Stéphane Thobois; Teodor Danaila; Gustavo Polo; Emile Simon; Patrick Mertens; Emmanuel Broussolle


Future Neurology. 2014;9(1):77-87. 

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Data for this review were identified by searches on the PubMed database using the following key words: 'dystonia', 'deep-brain stimulation', 'GPi', 'DBS', 'thalamus', 'subthalamic nucleus', 'cortical stimulation' and 'pallidotomy'. References were also found using relevant articles and authors' files. Only articles written in English were considered.