Alienation and authenticity in Parkinson's disease and its treatment

Mosley, Philip E., Hall, Wayne, Forlini, Cynthia and Carter, Adrian (2014) Alienation and authenticity in Parkinson's disease and its treatment. AJOB Neuroscience, 5 4: 54-56. doi:10.1080/21507740.2014.951783


Author Mosley, Philip E.
Hall, Wayne
Forlini, Cynthia
Carter, Adrian
Title Alienation and authenticity in Parkinson's disease and its treatment
Journal name AJOB Neuroscience   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 2150-7740
2150-7759
Publication date 2014-10-01
Sub-type Critical review of research, literature review, critical commentary
DOI 10.1080/21507740.2014.951783
Volume 5
Issue 4
Start page 54
End page 56
Total pages 3
Place of publication Philadelphia, PA, United States
Publisher Taylor & Francis
Language eng
Formatted abstract
Why are some patients with Parkinson’s disease unhappy about the outcome of deep brain stimulation (DBS)? Meccaci and Haselager (2014) attempt to answer this question by analyzing the seminal case series of Schupbach and colleagues (2006) that documented postoperative difficulties with personal and social adjustment in patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD) who had been treated with DBS of the subthalamic nucleus (STN). This paper foreshadowed a growing recognition of the difficulties experienced by a minority of patients who, despite effective reduction of their motor symptoms, experience a reduction in their quality of life...
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Created: Thu, 09 Oct 2014, 19:14:48 EST by Philip Mosley on behalf of Psychiatry - Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital