Atlas of Implantable Therapies for Pain Management

  • Timothy R. Deer

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Neurostimulation: Spinal Cord Stimulation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
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    3. Timothy R. Deer, Robert J. Masone
      Pages 9-12
    4. Timothy R. Deer, Louis J. Raso, Stanley Golovac
      Pages 19-24
    5. Timothy R. Deer, Stanley Golovac
      Pages 25-30
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      Pages 31-35
    7. Timothy R. Deer, C. Douglas Stewart
      Pages 37-42
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      Pages 55-62
    10. Timothy R. Deer, Robert M. Levy, Claudio A. Feler
      Pages 63-68
  3. Neurostimulation: Peripheral Nerve and Peripheral Nerve Field Stimulation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 69-69
    2. Timothy R. Deer, David Abejon, Giancarlo Barolat
      Pages 71-80
    3. Timothy R. Deer, Giancarlo Barolat
      Pages 81-87
    4. Erich O. Richter, Marina V. Abramova, Kenneth M. Alò
      Pages 89-94
    5. Erich O. Richter, Marina V. Abramova, Kenneth M. Alò
      Pages 101-105
  4. Neurostimulation: Stimulation of the Cranium and Head

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 115-115

About this book


Atlas of Implantable Therapies for Pain Management This atlas is an essential guide for all implanters, from beginners to the most advanced practitioners. The process of implanting and managing spinal cord stimulators, peripheral nerve stimulators, and intrathecal pumps, from the beginning through long-term management, is thoroughly discussed, as are the prevention and management of complications. Extensive photographs and detailed instructions make each segment a great learning event. The Atlas of Implantable Therapies for Pain Management is a “must-have” resource for any physician wishing to improve his or her skills in interventional pain treatment. ABOUT THE AUTHOR TIMOTHY DEER, MD, is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Center for Pain Relief in Charleston, West Virginia and Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology, West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown. Dr. Deer is the immediate past Chair of the Committee on Pain Medicine for the American Society of Anesthesiologists; a member of the Boards of Directors of the American Academy of Pain Medicine and the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians; and a member of the Board of Directors and The Executive Board of the International Neuromodulation Society. He is also Chairman of the Scientific Review Committee of the American Academy of Pain Medicine, Chairman of the Scientific Oversight Committee for Pain Medicine of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, and the current President of The West Virginia Society of Interventional Pain Physicians. He lectures widely on the topic of implantable therapies in pain management and is one of the most respected proponents of these therapies worldwide.


anesthesiology chronic pain implantable devices intrathecal drug delivery neuromodulation neurostimulation pain management pain medicine spinal cord stimulation

Authors and affiliations

  • Timothy R. Deer
    • 1
  1. 1.Center for Pain ReliefCharlestonUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-88566-7
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-88567-4
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