Injuries to the spinal cord vary greatly in cause and severity. Spinal compression fractures are a common form of spinal cord injury, and frequently occur in older patients, often times as a result of osteoporosis. Spinal compression fractures occur when a buildup of hairline fractures in the spine cause vertebrae to collapse. Other kinds of spinal injuries may result from trauma, like car accidents or impact sports. Regardless of their severity, all spinal cord injuries require prompt attention by a medical pain specialist.
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HBOT can improve dysexecutive functions, psychiatric symptoms (depression, anxiety and somatisation), pain interference symptoms and fatigue of patients suffering from post-COVID condition.
Over 50 million chronic pain sufferers across the United States are struggling with pain that persists for six months to often decades. Learn how interventional pain can be treated without the use of opioids.
Spinal cord stimulation has seen unprecedented growth in new technology in the 50 years since the first subdural implant. As we continue to grow our understanding of spinal cord stimulation and relevant mechanisms of action, novel questions arise as to electrical dosing optimization.
A new approach to spinal cord stimulation may drastically reduce chronic back pain, a small pilot study suggests.