Last updated on August 2019

Impact of Subcutaneous Electric Lumbar Stimulation on Treatment of Refractory Chronic and Disabling Lumbago


Are you eligible to participate in this study?

You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions: Pain | Acute Pain Service
  • Age: Between 18 - 100 Years
  • Gender: Male or Female

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients over 18 years old
  • Having given their non-opposition
  • Affiliated to a national insurance scheme or beneficiary
  • Suffering for more than a year from a chronic, invalidating lumbago that is refractory in several lines of treatments

Exclusion Criteria:

  • patients with lumbago that can be surgically handled or which justified a medullary stimulation
  • having been operated for the rachis for less than 6 months;
  • which cannot for cognitive or cultural reasons contribute to the planned evaluations and to the management of the material (remote control);
  • for who the investigator can plan that they cannot be followed during one year from the date of the setting-up (non-observance, planned moving, etc.);
  • which present psychological, local or general contraindications to the setting-up of a neurostimulation device (Impossibility to stop anticoagulants or aggregation inhibitors, disturb of the hemostasis, cutaneous infection change on the site of setting-up)
  • MRI planned within the next year
  • pregnant or breast-feeding women.

Recruitment Status: Open


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