February 7, 2015 AT 12:00 am

Microelectrodes Used Like GPS To Help Guide Surgeons #SaturdayMorningCartoons



Microelectrodes used like GPS to help guide surgeons. via psmag

…we met Rutgers University Ph.D. student Maria Qadri, who explains the huge potential benefits of health quantification—the measurement of data from the body. Below, learn about her research that creates a sort of GPS for microelectrodes in deep brain stimulation, a treatment for Parkinson’s disease symptoms.

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1 Comment

  1. My mother had that deep brain stimulation done and it really works they just have to replace the batteries every 4 years.

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