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2022 Nov

Pain Physician



Parameters of Spinal Cord Stimulation in Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.


Ho E, Yazdanpanah N, Ho J, Drukman B, Chang A, Agarwal S
Pain Physician. 2022 Nov; 25(8):521-530.
PMID: 36375180.


Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) is a chronic debilitating neuropathic pain condition characterized by autonomic and inflammatory features that typically occurs after a traumatic event. Spinal cord stimulation (SCS) has been shown to be effective in the treatment of chronic CRPS refractory to conventional treatment modalities. The collective evidence of novel parameters of SCS for treating CRPS has not been characterized extensively.