Functional neurosurgery in Parkinson’s disease in Russia

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The article presents an overview of the most topical matters relating to functional neurosurgery in Parkinson’s disease: the historical aspects, an overview of the international recommendations, long-term effects of neurostimulation, and the selection criteria for the surgical intervention. Summary data are provided for deep brain stimulation surgery in Russia, as well as an analysis of the need for neurostimulation compared with the international data.

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Аleksey A. Tomskiy

N.N. Burdenko National Medical Research Center of Neurosurgery

Russian Federation, Moscow

Ekaterina V. Bril

Russian Medical Academy of Continuing Postgraduate Education; Burnasyan Federal Medical Biophysical Center

Author for correspondence.
Russian Federation, Moscow

Anna A. Gamaleya

Burnasyan Federal Medical Biophysical Center

Russian Federation, Moscow

Natalya V. Fedorova

Russian Medical Academy of Continuing Postgraduate Education

Russian Federation, Moscow

Oleg S. Levin

Russian Medical Academy of Continuing Postgraduate Education

Russian Federation, Moscow


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