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Author Deer, Timothy R.

Title Atlas of implantable therapies for pain management / by Timothy Deer
Published New York ; London : Springer, 2010


Description 1 online resource
Contents Part 1. Neurostimulation: Spinal Cord Stimulation -- History of Neurostimulation -- Spinal Cord Stimulation: Indications and Selection -- Needle Placement for Percutaneous Spinal Cord Stimulation of the Back and Legs -- Physician Guided Lead Placement: Making the Lead go to the Target -- Anchoring Percutaneous Leads During Permanent Device Placement -- Tunneling Spinal Cord Stimulation Systems -- Pocketing Techniques -- Complications of Spinal Cord Stimulation -- Programming Spinal Cord Stimulation Systems -- Stimulation of the Spinal Cord by the Placement of Surgical Based Paddle Leads -- Part 2. Neurostimulation: Peripheral Nerve and Peripheral Nerve Field Stimulation -- Stimulation of the Peripheral Nervous System -- Stimulation of the Nervous System to Treat Neuropathic Pain of the Foot -- EMG/SSEP Monitoring During Thoracolumbar Spinal Cord Stimulation -- Sacral Nerve Root Stimulation for the Treatment of Pelvic and Rectal Pain -- EMG/SSEP Monitoring During Sacral Neuromodulation -- Selective Nerve Root Stimulation: Facilitating the Cephalocaudal Retrograde Method of Electrode Insertion --Part 3. Neurostimulation: Stimulation of the Cranium and Head -- Stimulation of the Deep Brain for the Treatment of Chronic Pain -- Stimulation of the Motor Cortex to Treat Chronic Pain -- Stimulation of the Peripheral Nervous System: Occipital Techniques for the Treatment of Occipital Neuritis and Transformed Migraine -- Part 4. Drug Delivery -- History of Intrathecal Drug Delivery -- Selection and Indications for Intrathecal Pump Placement -- Placement of Intrathecal Needle and Catheter for Chronic Infusion -- Securing and Anchoring Permanent Intrathecal Catheters -- Tunneling Permanent Intrathecal Catheters -- Pocketing for Intrathecal Drug Delivery Systems -- Drug Selection for Intrathecal Drug -- Delivery -- Intrathecal Pump Refills -- Complications of Intrathecal Drug Delivery
Summary This Atlas serves as a guide to beginning implanters, intermediate implanters, and the most advanced practitioners. The author covers the process of implanting and managing spinal cord stimulators, peripheral nerve stimulators, and intrathecal pumps from the beginning of the process to long term management. The book also discusses the recognition, prevention, and management of complications. The Atlas is a must for any physician hoping to improve their skills in any segment of this important area of interventional pain treatment. The combination of instructional photographs and detailed instru
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Pain -- Treatment -- Atlases
Implants, Artificial -- Atlases
Electric Stimulation Therapy -- methods
Pain -- prevention & control
Drug Implants
Implantable Neurostimulators
Infusion Pumps, Implantable
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Pain Management.
MEDICAL -- Pain Medicine.
Implants, Artificial
Pain -- Treatment
Genre/Form atlases.
Scientific atlases
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780387885674