Tag: Helio Elkis

  • Deep brain stimulation: a potential new treatment for schizophrenia

    Deep brain stimulation: a potential new treatment for schizophrenia

    By Andrea He Schizophrenia is a severe disease that affects 1% of the worldwide population and reliable, effective treatments are almost nonexistent. Symptoms of hallucinations and delusions mark this mental disorder, changing the lives of patients and their families. However, a new treatment using the deep brain stimulation technique could improve the condition of patients.…