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Pain pp 877-880 | Cite as

Spinal Cord and Peripheral Nerve Stimulation

  • Nicholas J. BremerEmail author
  • Chong H. Kim
  • Mark N. Malinowski
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Abstract

Neurostimulation is a useful and effective long term invasive treatment option for a variety of painful conditions. Knowledge and understanding of the risks as well as the benefits of neurostimulation therapies is useful in the treatment of patients suffering from chronic pain amenable to neurostimualtion.

Keywords

Spinal Cord Simulation Peripheral Nerve Stimulation Neurostimulation Neuroaugmentation Neuromodulation Neuropathic Pain 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nicholas J. Bremer
    • 1
    Email author
  • Chong H. Kim
    • 2
  • Mark N. Malinowski
    • 3
  1. 1.Center for Pain Relief, IncCharlestonUSA
  2. 2.Department of Neurosurgery- Pain DivisionWest Virginia University School of Medicine, Health Sciences CenterMorgantownUSA
  3. 3.Adena Spine Center, Adena Regional Medical CenterChillicotheUSA

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