Post laminectomy or implanted spinal stimulator

    • May 2, 2018 at 6:02 am #15748
      marekpt
      Member

      Could we needle post laminectomy patients in paravertebral points with superficial technique, with shorter needle? What about patients with implanted spinal stimulator?

    • May 17, 2018 at 7:50 am #16082
      Anonymous
      Inactive

      Yes you can do superficial needling over a laminectomy site safely. In patients with spinal stimulators I would suggest that you stay away from the exact location of the stimulation but proximal and certainly distal down the nerve distribution makes clinical sense.

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