Deep brain stimulation linked to longer survival for Parkinson's patients

A treatment called deep brain stimulation could slightly extend the life of people with Parkinson’s disease. Researchers found that patients who received stimulation via an implanted device had a modest survival advantage compared with those treated with medication only….

A treatment called deep brain stimulation could slightly extend the life of people with Parkinson’s disease. Researchers found that patients who received stimulation via an implanted device had a modest survival advantage compared with those treated with medication only….