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Long-term results of deep brain stimulation of the anterior cingulate cortex for neuropathic pain

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Deep brain stimulation (DBS) of the anterior cingulate cortex (ACC) is a recent technique that has shown some promising short-term results in patients with chronic refractory neuropathic pain. Three years after the first case series, we assessed its efficacy on a larger cohort, with longer follow-up.Twenty-four patients (19 males; average age, 49.1 years) with neuropathic pain underwent bilateral ACC DBS. Patient-reported outcome measures were collected before and after surgery, using the Num...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.wneu.2017.06.173

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0000-0001-5540-3809
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Surgical Sciences
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ORCID:
0000-0001-6599-1464
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
World Neurosurgery Journal website
Volume:
106
Pages:
625-637
Publication date:
2017-07-11
Acceptance date:
2017-06-30
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EISSN:
1878-8769
ISSN:
1878-8750
Pmid:
28710048
Source identifiers:
708365
Language:
English
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pubs:708365
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uuid:46c956bc-a0a6-493c-ad6a-53fe78924f21
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pubs:708365
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2019-06-11

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