Authored by world renowned experts in neurosurgery and neurology, this book is a comprehensive reference for the entire spectrum of surgical treatments for movement disorders, with an emphasis on the use of deep brain stimulation. It provides essential information on the proposed mechanism of action, electrophysiology, preoperative evaluation, surgical techniques, postoperative care, and anticipated outcomes. High-quality images of anatomy and electrophysiology supplement detailed descriptions of each surgical procedure to ensure that clinicians gain a solid understanding of each clinical problem. The text covers the newest techniques, such as frameless functional stereotactic approaches, and provides critical discussion of the efficacy and possible complications of deep brain stimulation. Features:* Complete technical details for performing movement disorder surgery with or without microelectrode recording* Practical discussion of a simplified electrical basis for programming deep brain stimulators* Information about new directions for deep brain stimulation as well as alternative therapies, such as gene therapy and cellular therapy* Guidance on how to avoid and manage potential complications* Extensive coverage of anesthesia to help clinicians optimize patient care and comfort* Recommendations for setting up a multidisciplinary practice* More than 150 high-quality illustrations demonstrating key concepts This essential reference will aid clinicians and residents in neurosurgery, neurology, anesthesiology, and neurophysiology in instituting the best practices for movement disorder surgery. Table of Contents 1. History of Surgery for Movement Disprders Pre-stereotactic Surgery Early stereotactic Surgery Post L-dopa era Resurgence of stereotactic surgery and future directions 2. Rationale for Surgery Anatomy of the thalamus and basal ganglion Electrophysiology of the thalamus and basal ganglion Pathophysiological changes Lesion vs. DBS 3. Setting up Practice Capital Expenses Building a Program Generating Referrals Billing and Coding 4. Patient Selection Signs and Symptoms L-dopa response Neuroimaging Neuropsychological Testing CAPIT and other special testes 5. Preparation for Surgery Selection of a Stereotactic Frame Applying the Frame CT/MR Imaging Selecting Targets How to iron out distortion problems in the MRI 6. Stereotactic Surgery with Microelectrode Recordings Microelectrode Recording Intraoperative Testing Lesioning Implantation of the Lead Securing the Lead Extraoperative Testing Implanting the IPG 7. Stereotactic Surgery with Microelectrode Recording Impedance Testing Electrophysiologic Testing Intraoperative Target Adjustments Advantages and Disadvantages 8. Programming the IPG BDS Mechanism of Action Interrogating the IPG Initial Settings Adjustments Trouble shooting 9. Avoiding Complications and Correcting Errors Controlling Blood Pressure and Hemostasis Dejection of Wire ractures Repair of Fractures and Migrations Battery Changes Treating Infections Development of Tolerance 10. Results and Complications Improvement and Complications with VIM DBS Improvement and Complications with Gpi DBS Improvement and Complications with STN DBS 11. Essential Terror Patient Selection Electrophysiology Lesioning vs DBS Results, recurrences and complications 12. Dystonia Primary and Secondary Anesthesia Concerns Electrophysiology Special IPG Programming 13. Gamma Knife Indications and Controversies Target Selection Dose and Distribution Results and Complications 14. Neural Transplantation Animal Studies Clinical Studies Adrenal Medullary Fetal Mesencephalic Alternative Tissues Stem Cells 15. Gene Therapies Vectors Replacement Strategies Repair Strategies Preventive Strategies: MOVEMENT DISORDER SURGERY.

Movement Disorder Surgery (Progress in Neurological Surgery, Vol. 15) Movement Disorder Surgery (Progress in Neurological Surgery, Vol. 15) Although there have been advances in medical therapy, a large number of patients with Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders continue to be faced with significant motor disabilities and medication- The Movement Disorders Fellowship accepted the first fellow in 1985 and was initially approved as a two-year fellowship by the Texas State Board of Medical Examiners in 1998 and was re-certified most recently for another five-year term in 2017. Since 1985, 75 movement disorder fellows completed their training at the PDCMDC MDFTP.

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