Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) for Chronic Neuropathic Pain


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Summary of Purpose

This study evaluates invasive deep brain stimulation (DBS) in the treatment of two types of chronic neuropathic pain, i) thalamic pain syndrome and ii) phantom limb pain. Participants will be implanted with recording / stimulation electrodes in pain-related circuits of the brain. Relief of pain symptoms with stimulation will be studied in both groups. It is hypothesized that neural signals will correlate with...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 12 October 2017.

1 Oct 2017 6 Jan 2017 1 Jun 2024 1 Jun 2026 1 Oct 2017 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

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