Discontinuation of Superolateral Medial Forebrain Bundle Deep Brain Stimulation for Treatment-Resistant Depression Leads to Critical Relapse

Hannah M. Kilian, Dora M. Meyer, Bettina H. Bewernick, Susanne Spanier, Volker A. Coenen, Thomas E. Schlaepfer
  • Biological Psychiatry, September 2018, Elsevier
  • DOI: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2018.07.025

Stopping DBS leads to Depression Relapse

Why is it important?

The results counter suspicions that the benefits for DBS for depression are simply placebo effects.

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