Spinal cord stimulation for cancer-related pain in adults

  • Protocol
  • Intervention

Authors

  • Zhou Zejun,

    1. First Affiliated Hospital, Chongqing Medical University, Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine, Chongqing Municipanity, Chongqing Municipanity, China
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  • Peng Lihua,

    Corresponding author
    1. West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, China
    • Peng Lihua, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, No. 37, Guo Xue Xiang, Chengdu, Sichuan, 610041, China. plhbest@163.com.

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  • Wei Ke,

    1. First Affiliated Hospital, Chongqing Medical University, Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine, Chongqing Municipanity, Chongqing Municipanity, China
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  • Min Su,

    1. First Affiliated Hospital, Chongqing Medical University, Department of Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine, Chongqing Municipanity, Chongqing Municipanity, China
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  • Michael I Bennett

    1. University of Leeds, Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, Leeds, UK
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    • Lancaster University, Institute for Health Research, Bowland Tower East Lancaster, LA1 4YT UK.


Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

This systematic review will evaluate the efficacy and effectiveness of SCS for cancer pain compared with standard care using conventional analgesic medication. We will also appraise risk and potential adverse events associated with its use.