{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Utilization of Spinal Cord and Peripheral Nerve Stimulation in Pain Patients: A Brief Review - Vol. 35, No. 10

Activity Steps


Method of Participation in the Learning Process/Evaluation Method

Successful completion of this activity includes reading the entire article and successfully completing the post-quiz and an evaluation form.

Getting the Most out of the Activity

As you prepare to participate in this activity, please reflect on your practice and your patients and identify clinical challenges you hope to have addressed.

While participating in the training, identify ways you can use newly acquired knowledge, strategies, and skills to enhance patient outcomes and your own professional development.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Define central spinal cord and peripheral nerve stimulation and review proposed mechanisms of action.
  2. Examine the criteria for proper patient selection and compare the benefits and risks of each modality.
  3. Describe barriers to implementation and the future of neurostimulation in pain management.
Price: $49.00


  • ACCME 1.5 CME

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Professions: Physician
Test Code: TPM0520
Published: May 2020
Expires: 4/30/2022
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Harsh R. Shah, DO, MS, Christopher T. Wiles, DO, and Joseph Walker III, MD
Categories: Pain Management