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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 262739, 7 pages
A Numerical Study to Compare Stimulations by Intraoperative Microelectrodes and Chronic Macroelectrodes in the DBS Technique
1Department of Information Engineering, Electronics and Telecommunication, Sapienza University of Rome, 00184 Rome, Italy
2Italian Inter-University Center for the Study of Electromagnetic Fields and Biological Systems (ICEmB), 16145 Genova, Italy
3CNR Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Istituto di Elettronica e di Ingegneria dell'Informazione e delle Telecomunicazioni IEIIT, 20133 Milano, Italy
Received 30 April 2013; Accepted 29 August 2013
Academic Editor: Nader Pouratian
Copyright © 2013 A. Paffi et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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