Immediate effects of deep brain stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus on nonmotor symptoms in Parkinson's disease

M. Wolz, J. Hauschild, J. Koy, L. Klingelhöfer, M. Fauser, H. Reichmann, G. Schackert & A. Storch
Objective: To assess the immediate effects of deep brain stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus (STN-DBS) on nonmotor symptoms (NMS) in Parkinson's disease (PD). Background:Immediate effects of STN-DBS on motor functions are well accepted, but similar data on NMS are mainly lacking. However,[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]