Does DBS Alienate Identity or Does It Simply Fail to Restore Identity Already Eroded by Illness?


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This article critical examines Gilbert and colleagues’ study (Gilbert et al. 2017) claims on how deep brain stimulation (DBS) as a treatment for Parkinson’s disease (PD) can influence people’s self-concept.
Keywords Deep brain stimulation  DBS  Agency  Identity  Neuroethics
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DOI 10.1080/21507740.2017.1320332
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