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Perfusion CT is an X ray examination that looks at blood flow and the amount of blood within the brain. This can be combined successfully with acetazolamide (a diuretic medication, sometimes known as water tablets) to assess the blood flow of the brain more completely than any other methods mentioned below.
Deprivation of Liberty (Easy Read)
This leaflet provides information and answers to questions often posed by patients following brain tumour surgery.
Discharge information for patients with intrathecal pumps for spasticity
Following discharge from hospital with an intrathecal drug delivery system (IDDS or pump) we advise that you have a period of rest
Following discharge from the hospital, we advise that you have a period of relative rest supported by gentle mobilisation.
This leaflet concerns a category of drugs used to treat Parkinson's disease (PD) and sometimes Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS).
The dorsal root ganglion is nerve root which exits your spinal cord. It is located in a small area in your spine.
DRG is a novel and still largely experimental method for focusing electrical stimulation of nerves to reduce pain.
At The Walton Centre we have been using DBS treatment to help many patients with Dystonia Disease. This information will give you more information about Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) treatment and answer some of your questions.