Spinal Cord Stimulation

  • Takahisa Nishiyama


Spinal cord stimulation is a neuromodulation technique used to alleviate refractory chronic pain. This technique is based on electrical stimulation of the dorsal column of the spinal cord with electrodes placed in the epidural space.


Spinal cord stimulation Electrical stimulation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Takahisa Nishiyama
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  1. 1.Department of AnesthesiologyTokyo Medical University Hachioji Medical CenterTokyoJapan

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