Tag: implantation

scs surgical infection

Antibiotic envelopes appear safe and effective in decreasing SCS surgical site...

Antibiotic impregnated envelopes appear to be a safe and effective modality for decreasing surgical site infection risks in spinal cord stimulation (SCS) implantation, according...

Research shows brain rhythm changes occur ‘within minutes’ of DBS surgery...

New research published in Translational Psychiatry presents evidence that brief intraoperative exposure to therapeutic deep brain stimulation (DBS) at the time of implantation surgery induces...
pain scores SCS trial

Low pain scores following spinal cord stimulation trials found predictive of...

Low pain scores after spinal cord stimulation (SCS) trials are predictive of successful SCS implants with high sensitivity, according to a recent study. The...

First commercial implantation of Mainstay Medical’s ReActiv8 performed in Germany

The first commercial implantation of Mainstay Medical’s ReActiv8 has taken place in Germany. The implantation was performed by Francis Kilian, orthopaedic and neurosurgeon at the...