My World of Parkinsonian Delights

DBS in the Blogosphere — April 26, 2010

Let’s mix it up a little today. Instead of checking out what they’re saying in the Blogosphere about Parkinson’s disease, let’s see what kind of jibber-jabber there is today about Deep Brain Stimulation!

The Second Time Around. One man’s journey through life with Parkinson’s disease and Deep Brain Stimulation surgery to relieve some of the worst symptoms. Monday, April 26, 2010. New Date Set for Surgery. The schedule’s been revised and … — Mon, 26 Apr 2010 10:09:00 -0700

(Comment: Here, I thought I was cool BLOGGING and then WRITING A BOOK about my DBS surgery.  THIS dude works at a TV station, and they’re gonna do LIVE CUT INS of his surgery!  Why didn’t I think of that?  I could have had an NIH TV crew down at Vanderbilt with me.  D’oh!  Seriously, bro… good luck!  And since you’re having the frame screwed in like I did, you’ll be surprised by how comfortable and pain free the whole thing is.)

In 2007 she had Deep Brain Stimulation, and out of that came an unexpected burst of creative energy. Last week 15 of her works were shown at an open house at the Arizona Parkinson’s Disease Association office. … — Mon, 26 Apr 2010 06:00:35 -0700

On June 18, 2009, Marcel Redekop will undergo a surgical procedure commonly called Deep Brain Stimulation. This blog is intended to highlight the journey. Blog Archive. ▼ 2010 (1). ▼ April (1). Its Spring… ► 2009 (20) … — Mon, 26 Apr 2010 02:42:00 -0700
The purpose was to determine the incidence of lead fracture in patients with DBS over a long period of time. We present a retrospective study of 208 patients who received 387 DBS electrodes. Fourteen patients had sixteen lead fractures … — Wed, 21 Apr 2010 17:16:42 -0700
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