Lecture “DBS Programming – Tuning the Brain” was delivered at the 3rd Malaysian Movement Disorders Teaching Course, November 18-19, 2016 in Penang

Dr M K Lee spoke on programming the stimulator for patients who have undergone Deep Brain Stimulation.  The audience was reminded of the sustained benefit which has been documented in long term studies of patients treated since the 1990’s.  Practice points gained from our own experience since launching the Sunway DBS programme in 2003 were presented.

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Review article published: Asian perspectives on the recognition and management of levodopa ‘wearing-off’ in Parkinson’s disease

Review

Asian perspectives on the recognition and management of levodopa ‘wearing-off’ in Parkinson’s disease

Dr Lee Moon Keen co-authored this article in Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics which discusses the difficult management of “wearing-off” in Parkinsons’ Disease.

http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1586/14737175.2015.1088783

Asian perspectives on the recognition and management of levodopa ‘wearing-off’ in Parkinson’s disease

Headaches in Primary Care Practice – Article published in Medical Tribune October 2013

Update article on Headaches was published in the Medical Tribune:

Headaches in Primary Care Practice in Malaysia – Medical Tribune October 2013

BFM: The Business Radio Station – Neurofibromatosis

BFM: The Business Radio Station – Neurofibromatosis.

Dr Lee Moon Keen was interviewed on the topic of Neurofibromatosis, a hereditary condition associated with nerve sheath tumours and markers on the skin, in the form of cafe au lait spots and armpit freckles.  Medical, genetic and social aspects of the condition were discussed.

 

Deep Brain Stimulation Surgery for Parkinson’s Disease – Our experience over 10 years

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