A Computational Model for Bipolar Deep Brain Stimulation of the Subthalamic Nucleus

Iacono, Maria Ida ;   Neufeld, Esra ;   Bonmassar, Giorgio ;   Akinnagbe, Esther ;   Jakab, Andras ;   Cohen, Ethan ;   Kuster, Niels ;   Kainz, Wolfgang ;   Angelone, Leonardo M.

Tags Neural stimulation (incl deep brain stimulation)

Abstract- Deep brain stimulation (DBS) of the subthalamic nucleus (STN) has shown to reduce some of the symptoms of advanced,...

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BRAIN Initiative: Fast and Parallel Solver for Real-Time Monitoring of the Eddy Current in the Brain for TMS Applications

Sabouni, Abas ;   Pouliot, Philippe ;   Shmuel, Amir ;   Lesage, Frederic

Tags Neural stimulation (incl deep brain stimulation)RF coil technology for neural interfacesSimulation, learning and training

This paper introduce a fast and efficient solver for simulating the induced (eddy) current distribution in the brain during transcranial...

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Computational Modeling Analysis of a Spinal Cord Stimulation Paddle Lead Reveals Broad, Gapless Dermatomal Coverage

Kent, Alexander R. ;   Min, Xiaoyi ;   Rosenburg, Stuart P. ;   Fayram, Tim A.

Tags Neural stimulation (incl deep brain stimulation)

Spinal cord stimulation (SCS) is an effective therapy for treating chronic pain. The St. Jude Medical PENTA(TM) paddle lead features a 4×5...

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Modeling Dermatome Selectivity of Single and Multiple-Current Source Spinal Cord Stimulation Systems

Min, Xiaoyi ;   Kent, Alexander R. ;   Rosenburg, Stuart P. ;   Fayram, Tim A.

Tags Neural stimulation (incl deep brain stimulation)

A recently published computational modeling study of spinal cord stimulation (SCS) predicted that a multiple current source (MCS) system could...

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On-Off Closed-Loop Control of Vagus Nerve Stimulation for the Adaptation of Heart Rate

Romero Ugalde, Hector Manuel ;   Le Rolle, Virginie ;   Bel, Alain ;   Bonnet, Jean-Luc ;   Andreu, David ;   Mabo, Philippe ;   Carrault, Guy ;   Hernández, Alfredo I

Tags Neural stimulation (incl deep brain stimulation)Design controlsCardiovascular assessment and diagnostic technologies

Vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) is a potential therapeutic approach in a number of clinical applications. Although VNS is commonly delivered in an...

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