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Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson's Disease

In June 2007, I took part in a clinical trial to determine the safety and tolerability of Deep Brain Stimulation on people in the early stages of Parkinson's Disease. This video, shot by the News Media Branch at the National Institutes of Health, shows me and Dr. Joseph Pancrazio from the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, discussing the operation and the possible benefits.