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TED Talk on Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) for Parkinson's and Other Neuropsychiatric Disorders

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Dear Forum members,

 

Dr. Foote and I recently gave this talk on deep brain stimulation (DBS) for the TEDx series held at the University of Florida.

 

Here is the link:

 

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Thank you, Dr. Okun - that was very interesting! My experience w/ DBS has been a lot like the MS patient shown in the video. My right hand and arm would shake just about constantly. With DBS, it is completely gone. Amazing stuff.

 

Janet

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It can be a very good treatment for tremor.

 

The link was updated and the new link to the video is:

 

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really interesting talk. Good job on being on TEDx. I really enjoy all the lectures. I get so much exposure to all the newest and most innovative strategies that are developing.

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