nerve field

nerve field

the regional distribution of nerve terminals.
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Jude Medical) announced that it has initiated a clinical study to evaluate the combination of peripheral nerve field stimulation (PNfS) and spinal cord stimulation (SCS), aimed at determining whether the two therapies together offer more effective management of chronic low back pain and leg pain than SCS alone.
In this article, we describe a patient with greater than ten years of chronic headaches resistant to multiple treatment strategies who underwent a trial of peripheral nerve field stimulation.
Neuromodulation, including peripheral nerve field stimulation (PNFS), generally involves selective application of programmable pulse waveform through series of electrodes within a lead to stimulate nerve fibers, subsequently reducing pain.
Neuromodulation, including peripheral nerve field stimulation, is a commonly used treatment option for various chronic pain conditions when other treatments have proven ineffective.
Chapters also present peripheral subcutaneous stimulation (also termed peripheral nerve field stimulation) where electrodes are implanted over fibres in the subcutaneous tissues in the area of worst pain, rather than to the nerve trunk.
Part two is titled "Neurostimulation: Peripheral Nerve and Peripheral Nerve Field Stimulation.