Managing Neurological Disorders Using Neuromodulation



With the aging of the US and indeed most of the world population, there is a corresponding increase in neurodegenerative and other chronic neurological disorders [11, 56]. The common chronic neurological conditions which are experienced by a significant proportion of the US population include stroke, epilepsy, brain and spinal cord injury, multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer’s disease, and Parkinson's disease.


Neuropathic Pain Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Deep Brain Stimulation Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Essential Tremor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chima O. Oluigbo
    • 1
  • Mariel Szapiel
    • 1
  • Ali R. Rezai
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Neurosurgery and the Center for NeuromodulationThe Ohio State University Medical CenterColumbusUSA

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