2 patient evaluations for Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) taken for the purpose of 'Parkinson's Disease' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Can’t tell

2YOUNG
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2YOUNG
Sex: M
Data Quality: 2 stars
Off
Mouth/throat: moderate
Arms: moderate
Chest: mild
Legs: severe
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

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Mar 1, 2012 (Started Mar 01, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Never
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: One time
Advice & Tips: I just had the surgery a little over a month. The Honeymoon only lasted a week for me. I get the DBS turned on and first programming on April 19, 2012. I can't wait.

  • 0 helpful marks
mary60
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mary60
Sex: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: moderate
Chest: mild
Legs: moderate
I have:
Parkinson's

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May 17, 2011 (Started May 17, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Parkinson's Disease: Can’t tell
  • Side Effects: Moderate
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Very
Dosage: One time
Advice & Tips: Still take meds q 2hrs--must increase volts slowly over time to improove this ; one month later, meds still the same. I'm nauseated --is this related?
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Word fishing

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