Implantable therapies are extremely effective, simple, nondestructive, and reversible methods of controlling both chronic and cancer pain. The advantages provided by the improved pain control that implantable therapies offer are: decreased medication reliance; fewer hospitalizations; fewer dollars spent on medical care; improved activity and independent functioning; improved employment possibilities; and better lifestyle and quality of life.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||1|
|Journal||Journal of clinical monitoring|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1996|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine