- NHS Economic Evaluation Database - NHS EED
- Publication date:
- 15 June 2011
Bibliographic detailsTaylor RS, Ryan J, O'Donnell R, Eldabe S, Kumar K, North RB. The cost-effectiveness of spinal cord stimulation in the treatment of failed back surgery syndrome. Clinical Journal of Pain 2010; 26(6): 463-469
StatusThis is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn.
Indexing statusSubject indexing assigned by NLM
Index termsBack Injuries /surgery /therapy; Cost-Benefit Analysis /methods; Electric Stimulation Therapy /methods; Great Britain; Health Expenditures; Humans; Models, Statistical; Neurosurgical Procedures /adverse effects; Pain Measurement; Probability; Quality of Life; Retrospective Studies; Sensitivity and Specificity; Treatment Failure