I am a
Home I AM A Search Login

Papers of the Week

2020 Sep 16

Reg Anesth Pain Med

Pocket pain, does location matter: a single-centre retrospective study of patients implanted with a spinal cord stimulator.


Baranidharan G, Bretherton B, Richert G, Kay T, Marsh N, Roberts B, Romanis C
Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2020 Sep 16.
PMID: 32938712.


Spinal cord stimulation (SCS) is an effective therapy for alleviating pain but reported complication rates vary between healthcare centers. This study explored the prevalence of pain associated with Implantable Pulse Generators (IPGs), the component that powers the SCS system.