How Brain Surgery Stops Parkinson’s Disease Tremors
Published on August 6, 2018 by Nader Pouratian
Experts say two types of brain surgery can have immediate results for Parkinson’s disease patients. However, they say oral medications should be tried first.
A woman lies awake on an operating table, her outstretched arm shaking uncontrollably. A team of four doctors surround her, and after a few seconds, her shaking stops.