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Technological innovations in Neurology-1

Technological innovations in Neurology-1

An outline of techno-gadgets used in Neurological disorders Med 3 Neuroscience students from Summer 2009 to Summer 2010 semesters of Medical University of Americas (MUA), Nevis, St. Kitts-Nevis, W.I., contributed partly to the material for this presentation •Deep brain stimulation (DBS) (Slides 3 – 23) •Vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) (Slides 23 – 24) •Radiofrequency (RF) ablation – obsolete (Slide 25) •High-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) – ExAblate 4000 (Slides 26 – 37) •Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) – Neurostar (Slides 38 – 49) •Functional electrical stimulation (FES) (Slide 50) •FES in UL palsy – NESS H200 (Slide 51) •FES in Foot drop – NESS L300 (Slides 52 – 58) •Auditory (Cochlear, Brainstem) implants (59 – 65) •Tinnitus masker – obsolete (Slide 66 – 67) •Wearable sound... Show More


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Sanjoy Sanyal
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