A 3D Multimodal Approach to Precisely Locate DBS Electrodes in the Basal Ganglia Brain Region

Moreira da Silva, Nádia ;   Rozanski, Verena E. ;   Cunha, João Paulo Silva

Tags Deep brain stimulationNeural interfaces – NeuroimagingNeurological disorders – Diagnostic and evaluation techniques

Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) is the effective surgical treatment for drug-refractory movement disorders. In order to improve the therapeutic...

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Deep Brain Stimulation Protocols that Mirror Endogenous Rhythms Show Increased Efficacy at Terminating Seizures

Sobayo, Tiwalade ;   Mogul, David

Tags Deep brain stimulationNeurological disorders – EpilepsyClinical neurophysiology

Deep brain stimulation (DBS) is a potentially potent means for disrupting the aberrant rhythms that arise during a seizure. However, current...

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Dynamically Adjusted, Scalable Electrical Stimulator for Exciteable Tissue

Mottaghi, Soheil ;   Hofmann, Ulrich G.

Tags Deep brain stimulationNeural interfaces – Neural stimulationMotor neuroprostheses – Neuromuscular stimulation

A scalable current stimulation system is designed to cover a wide range of electrical stimulation paradigms such as those used for deep brain...

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Electrophysiological Effects of Direct Electrical Stimulations during Awake Brain Surgery: Methodological Considerations

Vincent, Marion ;   Bonnetblanc, François ;   Hayashibe, Mitsuhiro ;   Rossel, Olivier ;   Poulin-Charronnat, Benedicte ;   Hugues, Duffau ;   Guiraud, David

Tags Neural signal processingNeural interfaces – Neural stimulationBrain functional imaging – EEG

Direct electrical stimulation (DES) is currently used in the surgery of slow-growing infiltrative brain tumors to guide the resection with a...

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Hybrid Multimodal Deep Brain Probe (DBS Array) for Advanced Brain Research

Ashouri Vajari, Danesh ;   Ordonez, Juan Sebastian ;   Furlanetti, Luciano ;   Dobrossy, Mate ;   Coenen, Volker ;   Stieglitz, Thomas

Tags Deep brain stimulationNeural interfaces – Microelectrode and fabrication technologiesNeurological disorders – Diagnostic and evaluation techniques

Clinical trials have recently shown that Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) can be applied to treat psychiatric disorders (e.g. Parkinson's disease,...

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Influence of Encapsulation Tissue Reaction on the Volume of Tissue Activated with Deep-Brain Stimulation Electrodes: A Simulation Study

Djilas, Milan ;   Mercanzini, Andre ;   Harbi, Pascal ;   Dransart, Alain ;   Jezernik, Saso

Tags Deep brain stimulationNeural interfaces – Computational modeling and simulationNeural interfaces – Implantable systems

The goal of this study was to determine the influence of tissue reaction on the volume of brain tissue that can be activated using implanted...

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Intraoperative Macroelectrode Local Field Potential Recordings in Essential Tremor

Telkes, Ilknur ;   Meloni, Gianluca ;   Sen, Anish ;   Abosch, Aviva ;   Ince, Nuri Firat ;   Shahed, Joohi ;   Viswanathan, Ashwin

Tags Deep brain stimulationNeural signal processing – Time frequency analysisClinical neurophysiology

Essential Tremor (ET) is a common movement disorder involving the presence of action tremor. While there are pharmacological treatment...

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Magnetic Control of Cortical Pyramidal Neuron Activity using a Micro-Coil

Lee, Seung Woo ;   Fried, Shelley

Tags Transcranial direct current and magnetic stimulation (TCDS/TMS)Neural interfaces – Neural stimulation

Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) is a noninvasive method that modulates neural activity in the central nervous systems. It has been...

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