Category Archives: OCD

Clinical guidelines set for deep brain stimulation for obsessive-compulsive disorder.

A panel of experts have performed a literary review to form the first clinical guidelines for the use of Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD).  Available research evidence supports the use of DBS for patients with OCD who don’t respond to other treatments according to a multi-institutional study led by Toronto Western Hospital.  The opensource study is published

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