This year, we’ve been covering Dr. Andre Machado's groundbreaking first deep brain stimulation (DBS) surgery in a patient for the purpose of restoring motor function following ischemic stroke. Today, Judy Slater has more than doubled her capacity to use her hand. The below segment takes another look at the patient’s progress as we approach the one-year anniversary of this groundbreaking surgery.
Story from Fox 8 Cleveland.
To learn more about the commercial applications of this new therapy via Cleveland Clinic spin-off Enspire DBS, please contact Michael Wright.