Spinal Epidural Electrode Placement
This patient education program explains the surgical placement of a dorsal column stimulator. The program covers anatomy, symptoms and their causes, alternative treatments, and the recommended surgical procedure, including a discussion of the temporary electrode placement and the final placement. The program extensively discusses the reasonable risks and complications of the procedure and what to expect after surgery, as well as the long-term precautions and potential risks and complications.
|3.||Symptoms and Their Causes|
|6.||Risks and Complications|
|7.||After the Surgery|