Moro et al. 1999 Methods Surgical procedure Surgery performed in the practically defined off condition Talairachs stereotactic frame modified for a polar approach. Ventriculography Bilateral implant of a Medtronic 3389 lead 3389
Romito et al. 2002 Bilateral STN implant LEDD reduction at 24 months: -62.9%
Romito et a. 2002 Bilateral STN implant Levodopa equivalent daily doseMean ±SD Before surgery1505.5 ±722.8 Last available visit491.7 ±325.4 Variation-69.3%
ab cd A patient with generalized dystonia and prominent axial involvement is shown before (a, b) and 6 months after implant with high frequency stimulation implant in the GPi (c, d). The improvement in posture and gait is evident from these still frames taken from video clips (courtesy of Dr. Nardocci).