Neurostimulation techniques for painful peripheral nerve disorders.

@article{Stuart2009NeurostimulationTF,
  title={Neurostimulation techniques for painful peripheral nerve disorders.},
  author={Robert Morgan Stuart and Christopher J. Winfree},
  journal={Neurosurgery clinics of North America},
  year={2009},
  volume={20 1},
  pages={
          111-20, vii-viii
        }
}
Disorders of the peripheral nervous system often present a unique challenge to the clinician or surgeon, because the neuropathic pain associated with them can be extremely resistant to typical pain treatments. Painful peripheral nerve disorders often have pain in a particular peripheral nerve distribution, and thus an optimal treatment modality is one that delivers targeted relief to the precise distribution of the pain. To that end, peripheral nerve stimulation (PNS) has undergone several… CONTINUE READING
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