chronic intractable pain

chronic intractable pain

Etymology: Gk, chronos, time; L, intractabilis + poena, penalty
persistent pain that fails to respond to nonnarcotic analgesics and other treatment measures.
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launch of the Intellis(TM) platform for the management of certain types of chronic intractable pain.
Over the course of the year, the company expects to have more than 300 physicians across the country trained to effectively deliver DRG therapy to patients in immediate need of targeted stimulation to alleviate chronic pain resulting from moderate to severe chronic intractable pain of the lower limbs in adult patients with Complex Regional Pain Syndrome types I and II.
In the United States, the Precision Spectra System is indicated as an aid in the management of chronic intractable pain of the trunk and/ or limbs, including unilateral or bilateral pain associated with failed back surgery syndrome, intractable low back pain and leg pain.
This US approved Senza SCS system, which delivers the company proprietary HF10 therapy, is indicated as an aid in the management of chronic intractable pain of the trunk and/or limbs, including unilateral or bilateral pain associated with failed back surgery syndrome, intractable low back pain and leg pain.
The Axium system has CE Mark in the European Union for the management of chronic intractable pain and TGA approval in Australia for the management of chronic, intractable pain of the trunk and/or limbs.
Benitec recently announced that it has commenced an R&D program to develop an expressed RNAi product for neuropathic pain, the chronic intractable pain associated with diseases such as cancer and HIV.
For example, as recommended by the National Institutes of Health, a formal and effective pain rehabilitation and education program designed as an intensive, multidisciplinary 12-week treatment plan for patients with severe, chronic intractable pain proved effective for some patients who had failed conventional medical therapies.
Chronic intractable pain is the most common indication for neuromodulation therapy using electrical stimulation.
Chambers FA, MacSullivan R: Intrathecal morphine in the treatment of chronic intractable pain.
SENSUS is a transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulator intended for the symptomatic relief and management of chronic intractable pain in the lower legs and feet.
The approval of DRG stimulation in the United States will ensure access to a superior therapeutic approach for treating moderate to severe chronic intractable pain of the lower limbs in adult patients with complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS I and II), the company claims.
Jude said that the approval of DRG stimulation in the US will ensure access to a superior therapeutic approach for treating moderate to severe chronic intractable pain of the lower limbs in adult patients with complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS I and II).
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