Pelvic Health grew in the mid-single digits on the strength of InterStim
II system sales.
They told me there was a new treatment that involved surgically implanting an electronic device called an InterStim
into the base of my back.
Food and Drug Administration approval of the InterStim
smart programmer for use with the InterStim
system, which provides sacral neuromodulation therapy for the treatment of overactive bladder, chronic fecal incontinence and non-obstructive urinary retention.
Specialty Therapies' sales were bolstered by the performance of Advanced Energy (Aquamantys Transcollation and PEAK PlasmaBlade products), Pelvic Health (InterStim
implant), and ENT (NuVent balloons and Fusion Compact navigation).
neuromodulation with InterStim
therapy compared to standard medical
Latest technologic and surgical developments in using InterStim
therapy for sacral neuromodulation: Impact on treatment success and safety.
The SNM procedure with InterStim
II[TM] system was performed in two stages.
Medtronic's (2008) InterStim
Model 8870 Programming Guide for Software Version B states: "When cycling is not selected, the neurostimulator stays ON continuously.
One of the minimally invasive procedures available is the InterStim
procedure, or sacral nerve stimulation (SNS).
We are planning to do a trial run of an InterStim
device [a device that stimulates the nerves that control the pelvic floor muscles] to help my quality of life.
adoption of RestoreSensor spinal cord stimulator, new implant growth of Activa DBS system for movement disorder, and solid demand for InterStim
Therapy devices to treat bladder, urinary and bowel conditions.