State of the field survey: spinal cord stimulator use by academic pain medicine practices.

@article{Gharibo2014StateOT,
  title={State of the field survey: spinal cord stimulator use by academic pain medicine practices.},
  author={Christopher G. Gharibo and Gary P. Laux and Brian R. Forzani and Christopher R. Sellars and Eric Kim and Shengping Zou},
  journal={Pain medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={15 2},
  pages={
          188-95
        }
}
OBJECTIVE The concept of neuromodulation via the use of spinal cord stimulators (SCS) was first established over forty years ago. Since then, its popularity has grown as numerous studies have demonstrated its utility to reduce chronic pain, improve patient function, and reduce long-term health care costs. The aim of this study was to update the pain medicine community on the evolution of SCS practice trends in academic centers. DESIGN Ninety-three pain medicine fellowship programs in the… CONTINUE READING
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