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Brain Hypoxia pp 243-245 | Cite as

Intermittent Thalamic Stimulation in the Management of Intractable Pain

  • G. Mazars
  • L. Merienne
  • C. Cioloca
  • M. Prendeville
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Neurosurgery book series (NEURO, volume 3)

Abstract

Prior to 1961, an extensive study of stimulation of the sensory pathways and sensory nuclei in man suggested the use of intermittent stimulation of the nucleus ventralis posterolateralis (VPL) in the management of some types of pain (1).

Keywords

Brachial Plexus Proprioceptive Information Phantom Limb Phantom Limb Pain Peripheral Nerve Lesion 
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References

  1. 1.
    Mazars, G., Rogè, R., Mazars, Y.: Resultats de 1a Stimulation du faisceau spinothalamique sur 1a physiopathologie de la douleur. Revue neurologique, 103, 136–138 (1960).Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Mazars, G., Mérienne, L., Cioloca, C.: Stimulations thalamiques intermittentes antalgiques. Revue neurol. 128, 273–279 (1973).Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Mazars, G., Mérienne, L., Cioloca, C.: Traitement de certains types de douleurs par des stimulateurs thalamiques implantables. Neuro-Chirurg. 20, 117–124 (1974).Google Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin · Heidelberg 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Mazars
  • L. Merienne
  • C. Cioloca
  • M. Prendeville

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