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Applied Skills Session 2501

DBS Programming for Parkinson’s Disease: New Devices and Challenges

Saturday, September 28, 2024
17:30 - 19:00 | Meeting Room 113 AB, Ground Level

In this session, faculty will describe the advantages and disadvantages of new DBS devices and how to optimize stimulation with both conventional and new devices for gait disorders, dysarthria, imbalance, cognitive and other non-motor features.

Maria Fiorella Contarino, Netherlands


Zinovia Kefalopoulou, Greece

Genko Oyama, Japan

CSPC Liaisons:
Maria Rodriguez-Oroz, Spain

Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of this session, participants should be better able to:

  1. Perform DBS programming and explain new capabilities and challenges of the new systems
  2. Optimize stimulation parameters for gait disorders, dysarthria, imbalance, cognitive and other non-motor features

Recommended Audience
Fellow / Resident / Student

Education Level
Experienced / Intermediate
Expert / Advanced

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