NANS Neuromodulation Track—Spinal Cord Stimulation Mechanisms: Indications, and Best Practices (411)

11:45 am–12:45 pm Sunday, April 29

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This session continues the SCS Neuromodulation track, presenting an overview of clinical "best practices" including patient and device selection, perioperative management and complication mitigation strategies. This will be followed by a Q&A panel with all program faculty.

Best Practices in Spinal Cord Stimulation: Pre-, Intra- and Post-Operative Safeguards

B. Todd Sitzman, MD MPH

Question & Answer Panel

Kasra Amirdelfan, MD

Daniel M. Doleys, PhD

Peter S. Staats, MD

B. Todd Sitzman, MD MPH

Ricardo Vallejo, MD PhD

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.