Deep Brain StimulationStreaming Video - 2012
After being diagnosed with a devastating neurological disease called generalized dystonia, Luke Wilmot became confined to a wheelchair for most of his teenage years. In this video segment the Wilmot's talk about their experience, their long and unsuccessful search for treatment, and their struggle to maintain hope. The Wilmot's let viewers in to watch Luke's last attempt at achieving a normal life: a radical and grueling five-hour surgical procedure called deep brain stimulation.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c2007
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (10 min.) :,sd., col