A Study on the Tridimensional Distribution of Somatosensory Evoked Responses in Human Thalamus to Aid the Placement of Stimulating Electrodes for Treatment of Pain

  • C. Giorgi
  • P. J. Kelly
  • D. C. Eaton
  • G. Guiot
  • P. Derome
Part of the Acta Neurochirurgica Supplementum book series (NEUROCHIRURGICA, volume 30)


Treatment of chronic pain by means of electrical Stimulation of Ventralis Posterior (VP) has been carried out by several workers 6, 7, 9, 10, 11.


Internal Capsule Anterior Commissure Ventralis Posterior Human Thalamus Interpolar Distance 
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© Springer-Verlag 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. Giorgi
    • 1
  • P. J. Kelly
    • 1
  • D. C. Eaton
    • 1
  • G. Guiot
    • 2
  • P. Derome
    • 2
  1. 1.University of Texas Medical BranchGalvestonUSA
  2. 2.Hôpital FochSuresnesFrance

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