Advancing deep brain stimulation therapy for a fuller life

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The evolution of directional leads to utilise deep brain stimulation (DBS) therapy has accelerated as the challenges with conventional (omnidirectional) DBS have been brought to light. With the recent superiority of therapeutic window seen through using directional DBS in the PROGRESS trial, Abbott’s latest upgrade to the St. Jude Medical Infinity Deep Brain Stimulation system incorporates these advances, simplifies programming, and provides a patient-centric approach to innovation.

Through the advantages of Invisible Therapy, such as non-rechargeable, low maintenance internal pulse generators, upgradeable technology and a familiar consumer iOS interface with wireless Bluetooth communication, patients are able to resume their day-to-day activities while discreetly monitoring their therapy.


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