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2020 Aug 26

Reg Anesth Pain Med

Explant rates of electrical neuromodulation devices in 1177 patients in a single center over an 11-year period.


Al-Kaisy A, Royds J, Al-Kaisy O, Palmisani S, Pang D, Smith T, Padfield N, Harris S, Wesley S, Yearwood T L, Ward S
Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2020 Aug 26.
PMID: 32848088.


The publication of explant rates has established risk factors and a definitive objective outcome of failure for spinal cord stimulation (SCS) treating neuropathic pain. We present a UK study analyzing explants of electrical neuromodulation devices for different conditions over 11 years in a single center specializing in neuromodulation.