Rapid Alleviation of Parkinson's Disease Symptoms via Electrostimulation of Intrinsic Auricular Muscle Zones

Cakmak Y. O., Apaydin H., Kiziltan G., Gunduz A., Ozsoy B., Olcer S., ...More

FRONTIERS IN HUMAN NEUROSCIENCE, vol.11, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background: Deep brain stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus (STN-DBS) and the pedunculopontine nucleus (PPN) significantly improve cardinal motor symptoms and postural instability and gait difficulty, respectively, in Parkinson's disease (PD).