A study of a direct brain responsive neurostimulator found that responsive direct cortical stimulation reduces seizures and improves quality of life over an average of 5.4 years for for partial onset seizures that cannot be controlled with medication
New therapies are on the horizon for individuals paralysed following spinal cord injury. The e-Dura implant developed by EPFL scientists can be applied directly to the spinal cord without causing damage and inflammation.
Neuromodulation has grown into a wide and varied field with approvals for additional applications increasing every year. Here, NeuroNews speaks to four thought-leaders about the research priorities, challenges and potential areas for growth.
The score provides a more complete overall view of the impact of small-vessel disease on the brain than do the individual MRI features separately. It is a simple and pragmatic visual quantification ...
Designed to divert blood flow away from an aneurysm, the Pipeline Flex embolisation device features a braided cylindrical mesh tube that is implanted across the base or neck of the aneurysm. The device cuts off blood flow to the aneurysm, reconstructing the diseased section of the parent vessel.