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Changes in cognition and health-related quality of life with unilateral thalamotomy for Parkinsonian tremor.

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Cognitive functioning and health-related quality of life were assessed pre- and post-operatively in a consecutive series of 31 Parkinson's disease patients who underwent stereotactic unilateral thalamotomy (22 left-sided, 9 right-sided) for tremor alleviation. Neuropsychological functions assessed included verbal and visual memory, language and speech production, verbal and non-verbal reasoning, and attention and working memory. Health-related quality of life measures included both general an...

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10.1016/j.jocn.2008.03.008

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Journal:
Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia
Volume:
16
Issue:
1
Pages:
44-50
Publication date:
2009-01-05
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EISSN:
1532-2653
ISSN:
0967-5868
URN:
uuid:89b44a0b-74ac-4d2f-ab30-203b0b45bc67
Source identifiers:
148840
Local pid:
pubs:148840

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