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Peripheral Nerve Stimulation

  • Amgad S. Hanna

Abstract

Peripheral nerve stimulation is an off-label use of spinal cord stimulators. It is used for intractable pain in a peripheral nerve distribution, refractory to medical management, especially with complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS ).

Keywords

Lower Extremity Peripheral Nerve Medical Management Plastic Surgery Nerve Stimulation 
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Supplementary material

Video 27.1

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References

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    Nashold BS Jr, Goldner JL, Mullen JB, Bright DS (1982) Long-term pain control by direct peripheral-nerve stimulation. J Bone Joint Surg 64-A(1):1–10Google Scholar
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    Reverberi C, Dario A, Barolat G, Zuccon G (2014) Using peripheral nerve stimulation (PNS) to treat neuropathic pain: a clinical series. Neuromodulation 17(8):777–783CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar

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© Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  • Amgad S. Hanna
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryUniversity of WisconsinMadisonUSA

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