Pioneering op for chronic back pain
BBC World Service highlighted the work of the pain management team at Guy’s and St Thomas’.
They have been using a new form of spinal cord stimulation, known as neuromodulation, to help patients with chronic back pain. Dr Adnan Al-Kaisy, clinical lead and consultant in pain medicine, explained how the procedure works.
Patient Kelly Lamley was interviewed three months after her operation and described the procedure as “a miracle”.