Summary

for people ages 18 years and up (full criteria)
at Sacramento, California
study started
estimated completion

Description

Summary

Prospective trial of low frequency deep brain stimulation of the ventral subthalamic nucleus to improve cognitive performance in patients with advanced Parkinson's disease. All study participants have undergone DBS implantation surgery as part of their routine care for motor manifestations of Parkinson's disease. In this study, a temporary low frequency period of stimulation will be applied to determine its effects on cognition.

Official Title

Safety and Feasibility of Using Low Frequency Deep Brain Stimulation of the Subthalamic Nucleus to Improve Cognitive Performance in Patients With Parkinson's Disease

Keywords

Parkinson Disease Cognitive Impairment Cognitive Dysfunction deep brain stimulation low frequency stimulation (LFS)

Eligibility

You can join if…

Open to people ages 18 years and up

  • Parkinson's disease, undergoing deep brain stimulation implantation as part of their routine management of motor symptoms.

You CAN'T join if...

Location

  • University of California, Davis accepting new patients
    Sacramento California 95817 United States

Details

Status
accepting new patients
Start Date
Completion Date
(estimated)
Sponsor
University of California, Davis
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ID
NCT03204526
Phase
Phase 2
Study Type
Interventional
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