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Integrative Program May Negate Need for Spinal Stimulator

06 Sep 2016 1:03 PM | Anonymous


Posted By Administration, Thursday, September 20, 2012
Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014

[Medscape] A multimodal, integrative medicine approach (that includes acupuncture) to patients with chronic pain referred for implantation of a spinal cord stimulator shows efficacy in decreasing pain to such an extent that patients could forgo the implantation, according to research presented here at the American Academy of Pain Management (AAPM) 23rd Annual Clinical Meeting.

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