Spinal Cord Stimulation

Spinal Cord Stimulation Reduces Pain Associated With Diabetic Polyneuropathy

Spinal Cord Stimulation Reduces Pain Associated With Diabetic Polyneuropathy

After 5 years, 55% of patients had experienced treatment success and 80% of patients with a permanent implant still used their SCS device.

Spinal Cord Stimulation Outcomes Not Dependent on Prior Neuropathic Pain Medication Use

Spinal Cord Stimulation Outcomes Not Dependent on Prior Neuropathic Pain Medication Use

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In patients undergoing spinal cord stimulation for lower extremity pain, the use of neuropathic pain medication and opioids prior to the procedure may not have an impact on outcomes.

New Spinal Cord Stimulation Neurostimulator Available for Chronic Pain

New Spinal Cord Stimulation Neurostimulator Available for Chronic Pain

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The Intelis platform monitors patient activity 24/7, which means physicians can make treatment adjustments as needed.

DRG Stimulation Superior to Spinal Cord Stimulation for Lower Extremity Pain

DRG Stimulation Superior to Spinal Cord Stimulation for Lower Extremity Pain

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Dorsal root ganglion stimulation is more likely than spinal cord stimulation to provide pain relief in patients with neuropathic pain conditions affecting the lower extremities.

Neural Targeting Spinal Cord Stimulation Superior in Treatment of Axial Low Back Pain

Neural Targeting Spinal Cord Stimulation Superior in Treatment of Axial Low Back Pain

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Spinal cord stimulation using precision approach via 3D neural targeting shows superior efficacy in treating chronic axial low back pain compared with a traditional approach relying on a trial-and-error method to achieve desired paresthesia.

Spinal Cord Stimulation to Reduce Opioid Use in Chronic Pain

Spinal Cord Stimulation to Reduce Opioid Use in Chronic Pain

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Spinal cord stimulation was found to help decrease or stabilize opioid use in patients with chronic pain.

Five New Technologies for Pain Management

Five New Technologies for Pain Management

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We explore 5 technologies recently developed to manage pain.

Non-Opioid Alternatives for the Management of Chronic Pain

Non-Opioid Alternatives for the Management of Chronic Pain

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Endomorphins, spinal cord stimulation, psychotherapy: non-opioid alternatives for the management of chronic pain.

Updated Guidelines on Neurostimulation for Chronic Pain by the European Academy of Neurology

Updated Guidelines on Neurostimulation for Chronic Pain by the European Academy of Neurology

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The lack of evidence base for treating chronic pain with neurostimulation resulted in the development of guideline recommendations based on systematic review and meta-analysis of published studies.

High- vs Low-Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for the Long-Term Treatment of Back and Leg Pain

High- vs Low-Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for the Long-Term Treatment of Back and Leg Pain

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Paresthesia-free spinal cord stimulation (SCS) with 10-kHz high-frequency (HF10) therapy was superior to traditional SCS for long-term treatment of intractable back and leg pain.

New Spinal Cord Stimulation Parameter for Enhanced Pain Relief

New Spinal Cord Stimulation Parameter for Enhanced Pain Relief

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Current paradigms of spinal cord stimulation consider stimulation parameters separately

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