A Feasibility Study to Evaluate Safety and Initial Effectiveness or MR-Guided Focused Ultrasound in the Treatment of Subcortical Lesional Epilepsy

Project Name: A Feasibility Study to Evaluate Safety and Initial Effectiveness or MR-Guided Focused Ultrasound in the Treatment of Subcortical Lesional Epilepsy
Status: Active
Primary Site: University of Virginia Health System
Sponsor Organization: INSIGHTEC, Ltd.
Funded Date: Jun 16, 2016
Funding Program: Brain Program
Funding Period: Jun 16, 2016 - Jun 16, 2018
Amount Awarded: $240,000.00
Category: Epilepsy

Abstract

10-patient investigator- initiated study. Endpoints – safety and initial efficacy (radiological evidence of ablation and seizure frequency). Jeff Elias will perform FUS treatment.

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