Ongoing therapeutic benefits of intermittent thoracic spinal cord stimulation in patients with refractory angina pectoris

L. Weise, H. Heinz, G.H. Schneider, K. Maier-Hauff, G. Baumann & S. Eddicks
Objective: Several studies have shown that thoracic spinal cord stimulation is clinically effective in treating refractory angina. Despite inactivation of the stimulation device an ongoing therapeutic benefit can be observed which has been confirmed so far in animal experiments. The authors describe[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]