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Descriptor in English: Deep Brain Stimulation
Descriptor in Spanish: Estimulación Encefálica Profunda
Descriptor in Portuguese: Estimulação Encefálica Profunda
Descriptor in French: Stimulation cérébrale profonde
Entry term(s): Brain Stimulation, Deep
Brain Stimulations, Deep
Deep Brain Stimulations
Electrical Stimulation of the Brain
Stimulation, Deep Brain
Stimulations, Deep Brain
Tree number(s): E02.331.300
E04.190
Scope note: Therapy for MOVEMENT DISORDERS, especially PARKINSON DISEASE, that applies electricity via stereotactic implantation of ELECTRODES in specific areas of the BRAIN such as the THALAMUS. The electrodes are attached to a neurostimulator placed subcutaneously.
Annotation: coord with disease /ther
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
History Note: 2005; for ELECTRICAL STIMULATION OF THE BRAIN use ELECTRIC STIMULATION 1997-2003
See also the descriptors: Electric Stimulation MeSH
DeCS UI: 38807
Descriptor UI: D046690
Date Established: 2005/01/01
Date of Entry: 2004/07/07
Revision Date: 2015/07/06
Deep Brain Stimulation - Preferred
Concept UI M0455156
Scope note Therapy for MOVEMENT DISORDERS, especially PARKINSON DISEASE, that applies electricity via stereotactic implantation of ELECTRODES in specific areas of the BRAIN such as the THALAMUS. The electrodes are attached to a neurostimulator placed subcutaneously.
Preferred term Deep Brain Stimulation
Entry term(s) Brain Stimulation, Deep
Brain Stimulations, Deep
Deep Brain Stimulations
Stimulation, Deep Brain
Stimulations, Deep Brain
Electrical Stimulation of the Brain - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0007170
Preferred term Electrical Stimulation of the Brain



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