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Devices & Diagnostics

GE company may hold key to first noninvasive treatment for essential tremor

While we all marveled over ¬†Medtronic’s latest DBS system, GE-held Insightec (based in Israel) has published results from a pilot study in the NEJM¬† that may validate the Exablate Neuro, a device that combines focused ultrasound surgery with continuous MRI via a “helmet” transducer that shoots out ultrasound elements, stopping the tremors. It’s “noninvasive, incisionless […]