Chronic Pain Management for Stroke Survivors
Through the voice of
her husband, Hank, we learn how stroke survivor Julie was severely affected by
chronic shoulder pain and how the StimRouter™ Neuromodulation System helped decrease her pain and get her
on a path to increased mobility toward leading a normal life.
For the up to 85 percent of stroke survivors who suffer
from chronic shoulder pain, treatment options are limited, consisting mostly of
short-term oral and injected medications like opioids with diminishing marginal
National Stroke Association
provides educational information about treatments for post-stroke issues
through real-life stories. Promotion of these stories does not imply
endorsement of any product or service and it is recommended that patients ask a
healthcare professional before using any product, medicine, or therapy.