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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of included patients according to three lead anchoring devices

From: Lead fixation in deep brain stimulation: comparison of three lead anchoring devices in China

  Stimloc TouchLoc Traditional
Gender (F:M) 15:13 12:13 11:15
Age (Range) 59.2 ± 15.7
(18–79)
56.7 ± 14.9
(25–74)
54.5 ± 14.8
(17–78)
Nucleus GPi (26), Vim (1)
STN&GPi (1)
GPi (14), VC/VS (5)
STN (2), STN&GPi (2)
Hb (1), PSA (1)
GPi (22), Vim (1), Hb (1)
PSA (1), STN&GPi (1)
Disease PD (21), Dys (4)
Tic (2), ET (1)
PD (12), Dys (3), Add (3), PS (3), ET (1), OCD (1), Anx (1), MDD (1) PD (16), Dys (7)
ET (2), MDD (1)
Manufacture Medtronic (28) SceneRay (25) Medtronic (6), PINS (20)
Electrode Unilateral (1)
Bilateral (27)
Unilateral (1)
Bilateral (24)
Unilateral (3)
Bilateral (23)
  1. * Numbers in parentheses are the specific subjects
  2. M male, F female, GPi globus pallidus internal, Vim ventralis intermedius nucleus, STN subthalamic nucleus, VC/VS ventral capsule/ventral striatum, Hb habenular nucleus, PSA posterior subthalamic area, PD Parkinson’s disease, Dys primary/secondary dystonia, Tic tic disorder, ET essential tremor, Add drug addiction, OCD obsessive-compulsive disorder, PS Parkinsonian syndrome, Anx anxiety disorder, MDD major depressive disorder