Pain After Spinal Cord Injury

Pain Spinal Cord Injury

Writing in Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Dr. Mehta and his team review physical and behavioral treatment for neuropathic pain after Spinal Cord Injury (SCI). The team found that physical interventions demonstrated the strongest evidence in the non pharmacological treatment of post SCI pain. Of these interventions, transcranial electrical stimulation had the strongest evidence of reducing pain. However the team concluded that despite increasing research there is still a lack of data on the use of non pharmacological therapies for SCI pain.

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