Surgery for Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders

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Written by internationally recognized authorities, this comprehensive reference reviews the entire range of surgical treatments for movement disorders including Parkinson's disease, tremor, dystonia, Huntington's disease, hemiballism, hemifacial spasm, and spasticity. The contributors explain the rationale and indications for surgery in patients with movement disorders, describe each step of contemporary surgical techniques, and examine current controversies regarding patient selection criteria, optimal targets ...

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Overview

Written by internationally recognized authorities, this comprehensive reference reviews the entire range of surgical treatments for movement disorders including Parkinson's disease, tremor, dystonia, Huntington's disease, hemiballism, hemifacial spasm, and spasticity. The contributors explain the rationale and indications for surgery in patients with movement disorders, describe each step of contemporary surgical techniques, and examine current controversies regarding patient selection criteria, optimal targets for therapy, and surgical methods. Coverage includes state-of-the-art information on functional stereotactic surgery, microelectrode recording, neuroimaging, new targets within the brain for surgery, new indications for deep brain stimulation, and neural transplantation. More than 200 illustrations complement the text.

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  • ISBN-13: 9780781722445
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Publication date: 9/28/2001
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 448

Table of Contents

Contributing Authors
Preface
1 Classification and Epidemiology of Movement Disorders 3
2 Morphology, Nomenclature, and Connections of the Thalamus and Basal Ganglia 24
3 Basal Ganglia Anatomy and Functional Organization 48
4 Basal Ganglia Motor Control Before and After Surgery 56
5 Principles and Techniques of Movement Disorders Surgery 74
6 Techniques of Microelectrode Recording in Movement Disorders Surgery 110
7 Functional Imaging in the Evaluation of Stereotactic Surgery of Movement Disorders 119
8 Role of Surgery in the Management of Parkinson's Disease 135
9 Thalamotomy for Treatment of Parkinson's Disease Tremor 144
10 Thalamic Stimulation for Treatment of Parkinson's Disease Tremor 154
11 Pallidotomy for Treatment of Parkinson's Disease 161
12 Pallidal Stimulation for Treatment of Parkinson's Disease 170
13 Electrical Inhibition of the Subthalamic Nucleus for Treatment of Parkinson's Disease 176
14 Subthalamic Nucleus Lesioning in Advanced Parkinson's Disease 188
15 Rationales and Strategies of Fetal Neural Transplantation in Parkinson's Disease 194
16 Clinical Experience with Fetal Neural Transplantation in Parkinson's Disease 210
17 Neural Transplantation with Cell Sources Other than Human Fetal Tissue 217
18 Preclinical Development of Trophic Factors for Treatment of Parkinson's Disease 225
19 Potentials of Gene and Cell Therapy for Treatment of Parkinson's Disease 235
20 Polymer-Encapsulated Cells as a Tool for Drug Delivery and Neural Transplantation in Parkinson's Disease 245
21 Apomorphine Infusions for Treatment of Advanced Parkinson's Disease 252
22 Stereotactic Radiosurgery in the Treatment of Parkinson's Disease 258
23 Thalamotomy for Treatment of Essential Tremor 271
24 Thalamic Stimulation for Treatment of Essential Tremor 278
25 Surgical Treatment of Tremor Secondary to Multiple Sclerosis 282
26 Surgical Treatment of Posttraumatic Tremor 288
27 Pallidotomy and Thalamotomy for Dystonia 299
28 Deep Brain Stimulation in the Treatment of Dystonia 307
29 Intrathecal Baclofen for Treatment of Dystonia 316
30 Treatment Options for Surgery of Cervical Dystonia 323
31 Selective Peripheral Denervation and Posterior Ramisectomy in Cervical Dystonia 335
32 Functional Stereotactic Surgery for Treatment of Cervical Dystonia 343
33 Neural Transplantation for Treatment of Huntington's Disease 353
34 Microvascular Decompression for Treatment of Hemifacial Spasm 374
35 Surgical Treatment of Blepharospasm 382
36 Surgical Treatment of Stiff Man Syndrome with Intrathecal Baclofen 393
37 Surgical Treatment of Hemiballism and Hemichorea 397
38 Surgical Treatment of Tourette's Syndrome and Tics 404
39 Functional Stereotactic Surgery of Movement Disorders in Cerebral Palsy 410
40 Intrathecal Baclofen for Treatment of Spasticity 416
41 Ablative Surgery for Treatment of Spasticity 421
Index 437
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