Spinal Cord Stimulation As a Method of Reducing Opioids in Severe Chronic Pain: A Case Report and Review of the Literature (Scientific Article: Special Issue) (Case Study)

Spinal Cord Stimulation As a Method of Reducing Opioids in Severe Chronic Pain: A Case Report and Review of the Literature (Scientific Article: Special Issue) (Case Study)

Introduction Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS) was first described in the literature in 1967, when it was used by Shealy to treat pain secondary to invasive cancer involving the thoracic nerve roots. (1) Shortly after this initial report, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the use of SCS for neuropathic pain of the trunk and […]

Hyperbaric Oxygen: An Important Treatment Modality in Severe Hemorrhagic Cystitis After Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation/Hiperbarik Oksijen: Allojeneik Hematopoietik Kok Hucre Nakli Sonrasi Gelisen Agir Hemorajik Sistit Olgularinda Onemli Bir Tedavi Secenegi (Research Article) (Report)

Hyperbaric Oxygen: An Important Treatment Modality in Severe Hemorrhagic Cystitis After Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation/Hiperbarik Oksijen: Allojeneik Hematopoietik Kok Hucre Nakli Sonrasi Gelisen Agir Hemorajik Sistit Olgularinda Onemli Bir Tedavi Secenegi (Research Article) (Report)

Introduction Hemorrhagic cystitis (HC) is a frequent complication of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT). The reported frequency changes mainly with the definition (according to inclusion or exclusion of microscopic hematuria) and preventive manipulations. It may occur in the early or late posttransplant period and can promote sometimes severe morbidity. Several risk factors are reported to […]