NANS Neuromodulation Track—Spinal Cord Stimulation Mechanisms: Indications and Best Practices (408)

10:30–11:30 am Sunday, April 29

This session continues the SCS Neuromodulation track, reviewing available high-quality evidence from Level I and II studies supporting the use of SCS in chronic pain involving the neck and extremities, and for treatment of painful peripheral neuropathy.

Spinal Cord Stimulation for Neck and Upper Extremity Pain

Kasra Amirdelfan, MD

Spinal Cord Stimulation for Painful Peripheral Neuropathy

Peter S. Staats, MD

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss emerging technologies, scientific outcomes data and clinical best practices in spinal cord stimulation.
  • Describe the increasing application of SCS for refractory neck, low back, upper and lower extremity pain.
  • Identify best practices in SCS to provide safe, effective and successful treatment of refractory pain.