Scales & Grades


NICE Guidelines

  • Deep brain stimulation for Parkinson’s disease
  • Deep brain stimulation for intractable trigeminal autonomic cephalalgias
  • Deep brain stimulation for refractory chronic pain syndromes (excluding headache)
  • Deep brain stimulation for tremor and dystonia (excluding Parkinson’s disease)
  • Functional electrical stimulation for drop foot of central neurological origin
  • Sacral nerve stimulation for faecal incontinence
  • Sacral nerve stimulation for urge incontinence and urgency-frequency
  • Selective dorsal rhizotomy for spasticity in cerebral palsy
  • Selective peripheral denervation of cervical dystonia
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery for trigeminal neuralgia using the gamma knife
  • Subthalamotomy for Parkinson’s disease
  • Vagus nerve stimulation for refractory epilepsy in children