Neural mechanisms of spinal cord stimulation.

  title={Neural mechanisms of spinal cord stimulation.},
  author={Robert D. Foreman and Bengt Linderoth},
  journal={International review of neurobiology},
Neuromodulation, specifically spinal cord stimulation (SCS), relieves pain and improves organ function. This chapter discusses the limited information presently available about the underlying mechanisms that explain the beneficial effects of treating patients with SCS. Where applicable, information is presented about translational research that illustrates the importance of collaboration between clinicians, basic scientists, and engineers. This chapter presents the infant stage of studies that… CONTINUE READING


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