A retrospective study in which patients with malignant pain and those with failed back surgery syndrome
had bupivacaine added to their IT opioid solution found that the combination led to lower pain scores and a 23% reduction in opioid dosage.
Sakroiliac joint dysfunction in patients with failed back surgery syndrome
His spinal trauma led to extensive surgical reconstruction of his lumbar spine and sacrum, which in turn led to severe pain from failed back surgery syndrome
Study participants had an average age of 54 years, and most had undergone three or more back surgeries before being diagnosed with failed back surgery syndrome
and undergoing SCS surgery.
The device can be used to manage many types of chronic pain such as trunk and/or limb pain, unilateral or bilateral pain associated with failed back surgery syndrome
, and low back and leg pain.
The market is further segmented based on indications of usage into Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
, Conditional Regional pain syndrome, Eschemia, Parkinson's disease, Alzheimers, Urinary Incontinence, Faecal Incontinenece, Epilepsy, Gastroparesis and others.
Medtronic recently initiated the Subqstim I post-market study in Europe, Israel, Australia and Canada to evaluate the effectiveness of PNS plus optimal medical management (OMM) for low back pain, compared to OMM alone in patients with failed back surgery syndrome
This is the first large-scale study comparing the effectiveness of Medtronic's neurostimulation therapy with Specify 5-6-5 multicolumn surgical leads plus optimal medical management (OMM) to the administration of OMM alone in patients with failed back surgery syndrome
(FBSS) and predominant low back pain.
A/CONSIDER IT FOR PATIENTS WITH FAILED BACK SURGERY SYNDROME