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In their study, Scherlag and his colleagues didn't implant a nerve stimulator.
In 1965, published in Anesthesiology under the section labelled "Gadgets", Churchill-Davidson announced the development of the new nerve stimulator (15).
One of these treatments is a neurostimulation device--the vagus nerve stimulator.
I would need to open up your chest and go into the cardiac nerve bundles to access the vagal nerve, or I would need to put in a more invasive vagal nerve stimulator, as is done for refractory seizures.
The project tasked the Integrated Product and Process Design (IPPD) initiative of the University of Florida (Gainesville) to produce a design that would cut the cost of manufacturing the nerve stimulator by 50% while meeting six sigma quality standards.
A bladder control system currently under study involves implantation of a pudendal nerve stimulator following a posterior rhizotomy.
The surgeon holds the nerve stimulator in a small probe.
Tenders are invited for Supply and installation of anethesia machine higher end, electrical surgical table, ceiling suspended ot lights, video laryngoscope, ultrasound guided nerve block machine and nerve stimulator cum mapper cum locator to dept.
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Sometimes the antidepressant drugs work in concert with the stimulator, but it appears to us that when people get better, it is the vagus nerve stimulator that is doing the heavy lifting," Conway explained.
Tom now has a vagus nerve stimulator implanted under his skin.
patients who have a vagus nerve stimulator placed experience a significant reduction in seizure frequency and severity, and medication regimens can be significantly decreased.