Is magnetic resonance imaging safe for patients with neurostimulation systems used for deep brain stimulation?

Ali R. Rezai, Kenneth B. Baker, Jean A. Tkach, Michael Phillips, Greg Hrdlicka, Ashwini D. Sharan, John Nyenhuis, Paul Ruggieri, Jaimie Henderson, Frank G. Shellock

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63 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1056-1060
Number of pages5
JournalNeurosurgery
Volume57
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 2005

Keywords

  • Deep brain stimulation
  • Magnetic resonance imaging
  • Neurostimulation
  • Parkinson's disease

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