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Electromagnetic analysis of deep brain stimulation

  In this contribution the stimulus complications in DBS (Deep Brain Stimulation) are evaluated and discussed. In particular we present a new method to predict the network response when a DBS stimulus is applied. A neural network similarly to ipsi-contralateral nerve topology is presented. The network consists of 175 neurons arranged in three layers. To validate the DBS stimulus propagation extensive numerical analyses have been conducted through Neuron software simulations. Results confirm the possibility to predict the correct stimulation parameters.

  • Date:

    17 October 2013

  • Publication Status:

    Published

  • Publisher

    IEEE

  • DOI:

    10.1109/iceaa.2013.6632424

  • Library of Congress:

    TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering

  • Dewey Decimal Classification:

    621.34 Electromagnetic engineering

  • Funders:

    Edinburgh Napier Funded

Citation

Tarparelli, R., Iovine, R., La Spada, L., & Vegni, L. (2013). Electromagnetic analysis of deep brain stimulation. In 2013 International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications (ICEAA)doi:10.1109/iceaa.2013.6632424

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Keywords

Satellite broadcasting , Biological neural networks , Brain stimulation , Nerve fibers , Electromagnetics , Surgery

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