Deep Brain Stimulation for Orthostatic Tremor


  • Study type

  • Study IDs

  • Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:

    • Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
    • Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
    • Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
  • Site IRB
    • Rochester, Minnesota: 15-004653
    Sponsor Protocol Number: 15-004653

About this study

The purpose of this study is to report a case series of patients with orthostatic tremor (OT) who underwent Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) at Mayo Clinic and to follow-up those patients with telephone questionnaires to assess long-term response to DBS.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. If you need assistance understanding the eligibility criteria, please contact the study team.

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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients that underwent DBS for OT

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

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Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Anhar Hassan, M.B., B.Ch.

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