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Monthly Resources Roundup (Feb 2020)

Parkinsons disease

1.Bipolar Directional Deep Brain Stimulation in Essential and Parkinsonian Tremor; Julia K. Steffen, MD*#; Paul Reker, MD*# ; Fiona K. Mennicken*;

Till A. Dembek, MD*; Haidar S. Dafsari, MD*; Gereon R. Fink, MD*†;

Veerle Visser-Vandewalle, MD‡; Michael T. Barbe, MD*

2020 The Authors. Neuromodulation: Technology at the Neural Innterfac

published by Wiley Periodicals, Inc. on behalf of International Neuromodulation Society.

2.Neuroimage Clin. 2020 Feb 21;26:102225. doi: 10.1016/j.nicl.2020.102225. [Epub ahead of print]

Motor effects of deep brain stimulation correlate with increased functional connectivity in Parkinson's disease: An MEG study.

Boon LI1, Hillebrand A2, Potters WV3, de Bie RMA3, Prent N3, Bot M4, Schuurman PR4, Stam CJ2, van Rootselaar AF3, Berendse HW5.

3.Three-Year Gait and Axial Outcomes of Bilateral STN and GPi Parkinson's Disease Deep Brain Stimulation.

Mei S, Eisinger RS, Hu W, Tsuboi T, Foote KD, Hass CJ, Okun MS, Chan P, Ramirez-Zamora A.

Front Hum Neurosci. 2020 Feb 11;14:1. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2020.00001. eCollection 2020.

4. J Neurosurg. 2020 Mar 6:1-11. doi: 10.3171/2019.12.JNS192010. [Epub ahead of print]

Clinical outcomes of globus pallidus deep brain stimulation for Parkinson disease: a comparison of intraoperative MRI- and MER-guided lead placement.

Bezchlibnyk YB1,2, Sharma VD3,4, Naik KB5, Isbaine F2, Gale JT2, Cheng J2,6, Triche SD4, Miocinovic S4, Buetefisch CM4, Willie JT2,4, Boulis NM2, Factor SA4, Wichmann T4, DeLong MR4, Gross RE2,4.

5. Front Neurosci. 2020 Feb 7;13:1450. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2019.01450. eCollection 2019.

Motion Biomarkers Showing Maximum Contrast Between Healthy Subjects and Parkinson's Disease Patients Treated With Deep Brain Stimulation of the Subthalamic Nucleus. A Pilot Study.

Kuhner A1,2, Wiesmeier IK2,3, Cenciarini M2,3, Maier TL2,3, Kammermeier S4, Coenen VA2,5, Burgard W1,2, Maurer C2,3.

Essential tremor

1. Front Hum Neurosci. 2020 Feb 5;14:16. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2020.00016. eCollection 2020.

Bilateral Posterior Subthalamic Area Deep Brain Stimulation for Essential Tremor: A Case Series.

Sun X1, Huang L2, Pan Y1, Zhang C1, Wang T1, Li H2, Sun B1, Ding J2, Wu Y2, Li D1.

2.Deep Brain Stimulation in Essential Tremor: Targets, Technology, and a Comprehensive Review of Clinical Outcomes.

Wong JK1, Hess CW1, Almeida L1, Middlebrooks EH2, Christou EA3, Patrick EE4, Shukla AW1, Foote KD5, Okun MS1.

3. J Speech Lang Hear Res. 2020 Feb 26;63(2):456-471. doi: 10.1044/2019_JSLHR-19-00014. Epub 2020 Feb 24.

The Effects of Deep Brain Stimulation on Speech Intelligibility in Persons With Essential Tremor.

Sandström L1, Blomstedt P2, Karlsson F1, Hartelius L3.

Anatomy and physiology

1.J Neural Eng. 2020 Feb 28. doi: 10.1088/1741-2552/ab7b1d. [Epub ahead of print]

Activation robustness with directional leads and multi-lead configurations in deep brain stimulation.

Janson AP1, Anderson DN2, Butson CR1.

2. World Neurosurg. 2020 Feb 26. pii: S1878-8750(20)30383-1. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2020.02.108. [Epub ahead of print]

Comparison of intraoperative CT with postoperative MRI for determining DBS electrode coordinates.

Girgis F1, Zarabi H2, Said M2, Zhang L3, Shahlaie K2, Saez I2.

3. J Neural Eng. 2020 Feb 26. doi: 10.1088/1741-2552/ab7a51. [Epub ahead of print]

Slim electrodes for improved targeting in deep brain stimulation.

Villalobos J1, McDermott HJ2, McNeill P3, Golod A4, Rathi V3, Bauquier S5, Fallon JB6.


1. Cerebellum. 2020 Feb 24. doi: 10.1007/s12311-020-01119-5. [Epub ahead of print]

Pallidal Activity in Cervical Dystonia with and Without Head Tremor.

Sedov A1,2, Usova S1, Semenova U1, Gamaleya A3, Tomskiy A3, Beylergil SB4, Jinnah HA5, Shaikh AG6,7,8

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