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Spinal Cord Stimulation for Spasticity

  • J. Gybels
  • D. Van Roost
Part of the Advances and Technical Standards in Neurosurgery book series (NEUROSURGERY, volume 15)

Abstract

Spinal cord stimulation (SCS) was introduced in 1967 by Shealy, Mortimer and Reswick as a means for obtaining relief from chronic pain.

Keywords

Multiple Sclerosis Tibialis Anterior Pyramidal Tract Spinal Cord Stimulation Renshaw Cell 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Gybels
    • 1
  • D. Van Roost
    • 2
  1. 1.Kliniek voor Neurologie en NeurochirurgieUniversitair Ziekenhuis “Gasthuisberg”LeuvenBelgium
  2. 2.Neurochirurgische UniversitätsklinikBonn-VenusbergFederal Republic of Germany

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