SCS (Spinal Cord Stimulation)
- About spinal cord stimulation
- Conditions treated by spinal cord stimulation
- Useful resources
About spinal cord stimulation
For more information, see Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS).
Video: Spinal cord stimulation
|Spinal cord stimulation is a therapy used for chronic pain. Dr Marc Russo talks about how the therapy works, when it can be used, and the risks and benefits of using it.|
Watch the video Spinal Cord Stimulation.
Spinal cord stimulation devices
For more information, see Spinal Cord Stimulation Devices.
Conditions treated by spinal cord stimulation
Chronic non-cancer pain
For more information, see Treating Chronic Non-Cancer Pain.
Failed back surgery syndrome
For more information, see Failed Back Surgery Syndrome (FBSS).
|Postherpetic neuralgia (PHN) is a condition where enduring pain continues after a case of shingles (herpes zoster) has cleared up. PHN occurs once the herpes zoster rash has healed and there is no inflammation remaining at the site of infection.|
For more information, see Postherpetic Neuralgia.
Spinal cord stimulation news
|See the latest news about spinal cord stimulation.|
Posted On: 17 February, 2009
Modified On: 4 April, 2011
Reviewed On: 4 November, 2010