News in brief: Deep Brain Stimulation benefits last 15 years in PD patients; Neurologist on voluntary assisted dying board; The latest on secondary stroke prevention

Good long-term outcomes after Deep Brain Stimulation in PD patients Deep brain stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus (STN-DBS) in Parkinson disease (PD) patients continues to be effective against motor complications beyond 15 years after surgery, a French study shows. Researchers followed up 51 people who had a deep brain stimulation device for an average of ...

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