Factors Related To Extended Hospital Stays Following Deep Brain Stimulation for Parkinson's Disease Academic Article uri icon


  • Patients with Parkinson's disease (PD) are typically discharged from the hospital the day following deep brain stimulation (DBS) surgery; however, factors extending hospital stay are largely unknown. This study examined potential factors that might have corresponded to increased post-operative stays following unilateral DBS surgery.

publication date

  • 2010-06-01