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Dystonia and DBS article from Palm Beach Post

Published: July 7th, 2009

This is an older article from the Palm Beach Post in 2007 about one of our patients. One mother’s walking miracle – By Rachel Sauer – Sunday, May 13, 2007 […]

FGATIR – New imaging method for visualizing DBS targets developed at UF

FGATIR – New imaging method for visualizing DBS targets developed at UF

Published: June 24th, 2009

We have recently developed and employed a Fast Gray Matter Acquisition T1 Inversion Recovery (FGATIR – pronounced F-gator) 3T MRI sequence to more reliably visualize the structures targeted in deep […]

Tyler’s Hope and UFMDC featured on CNN

Published: June 22nd, 2009

See the video here: http://www.cnn.com/2009/HEALTH/conditions/06/10/dystonia.tylers.hope/

Experimental Parkinson’s therapy may have robust weight-loss effect

Published: May 25th, 2009

Excerpt from UF Health Science Center News Article: A growth factor used in clinical experiments to rescue dying brain cells in Parkinson patients may cause unwanted weight loss if delivered […]

The sweet spot? UF doctors test targets for Parkinson surgery

The sweet spot? UF doctors test targets for Parkinson surgery

Published: May 2nd, 2009

Excerpt from UF Health Science Center News article: Doctors may be able to tailor a specialized form of brain surgery to more closely match the needs of Parkinson patients, according […]