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Functional connectivity of the pedunculopontine nucleus and surrounding region in parkinson’s disease

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Deep brain stimulation of the pedunculopontine nucleus and surrounding region (PPNR) is a novel treatment strategy for gait freezing in Parkinson’s Disease (PD). However, clinical results have been variable, in part because of the paucity of functional information that might help guide selection of the optimal surgical target. In this study, we use simultaneous magnetoencephalography and local field recordings from the PPNR in seven PD patients, to characterise functional connectivity with di...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1093/cercor/bhw340

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Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neurosciences, Biomedical Research Centre
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Brown, P
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Cerebral Cortex Journal website
Volume:
27
Issue:
1
Pages:
54-67
Publication date:
2016-11-05
Acceptance date:
2016-10-14
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1460-2199
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pubs:652842
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uri:d0875789-47c6-4329-afc7-18ed1784fabb
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uuid:d0875789-47c6-4329-afc7-18ed1784fabb
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pubs:652842

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