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St. Jude Medical -v- Medtronics -v- Nevro -v- ....

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2 years 2 months ago - 2 years 2 months ago #25424 by MOZ288
MOZ288 created the topic: St. Jude Medical -v- Medtronics -v- Nevro -v- ....
Once you knows a SCS is appropriate (after my SJM trial ended today I realise this is going to be a viable solution for me) some decisions need to be made about a permanent implant. From people's personal experience, (and of course being a CP sufferer for over 15 years I know ANYTHING to relieve the pain is a MIRACLE) what consensus do those who have permanent implants have?

I see the Nevro has to be charged daily, but no paresthesia -
SJM has paresthesia when 'awkwardly' moving otherwise burst delivery is sensation free, but 5-7 day charging cycle -
Medtronics I believe is only tonic so paresthesia is the norm.....

Any thoughts?
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2 years 1 month ago #25530 by Johnno
Johnno replied the topic: St. Jude Medical -v- Medtronics -v- Nevro -v- ....
Moz288,
I am sorry I Can't help but if you go to venting and ask you should get some help

Johnno

as long as I wake up alive I'm happy
Because it could be worse

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