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Table 1 Patients' “characteristics”

From: First experience with MR-guided focused ultrasound in the treatment of Parkinson's disease

  Patient no. Sex Age (years) Disease duration (years) Disease form
Group 1 1 M 72 27 Akineto-tremulous, bilateral
On-dyskinetic
2 F 71 12 Tremor-dominant, left-sided
3 M 82 11 Tremor-dominant, bilateral
4 M 69 3 Tremor-dominant, bilateral
Group 2 5 M 39 6 Tremor-dominant, left-sided
6 M 37 4 Tremor-dominant, right-sided
7 F 64 9 Tremor-dominant, Bilateral
8 F 71 8 Tremor-dominant, Bilateral
9 F 70 14 Akineto-tremulous, bilateral
On-dyskinetic
10 M 59 7 Akinetic, bilateral
On-dyskinetic
11 F 68 10 Tremulo-akinetic, bilateral
12 M 68 3 Tremulo-akinetic, bilateral
13 M 68 12 Akineto-tremulous, bilateral
On-dyskinetic
Means   64.5 9.7 -
  1. Main pre-operative characteristics of the two groups of patients, including sex, age, symptom duration and disease forms.