Sacral nerve stimulation increases activation of the primary somatosensory cortex by anal canal stimulation in an experimental model.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/296175
Title:
Sacral nerve stimulation increases activation of the primary somatosensory cortex by anal canal stimulation in an experimental model.
Authors:
Griffin, K M; Pickering, M; O'Herlihy, C; O'Connell, P R; Jones, J F X
Affiliation:
Health Sciences Centre, School of Medicine and Medical Sciences, University College Dublin, Ireland.
Citation:
Sacral nerve stimulation increases activation of the primary somatosensory cortex by anal canal stimulation in an experimental model. 2011, 98 (8):1160-9 Br J Surg
Publisher:
The British journal of surgery
Journal:
The British journal of surgery
Issue Date:
Aug-2011
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/296175
DOI:
10.1002/bjs.7536
PubMed ID:
21590761
Abstract:
Sacral and posterior tibial nerve stimulation may be used to treat faecal incontinence; however, the mechanism of action is unknown. The aim of this study was to establish whether sensory activation of the cerebral cortex by anal canal stimulation was increased by peripheral neuromodulation.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
MeSH:
Anal Canal; Animals; Electric Stimulation; Electric Stimulation Therapy; Evoked Potentials, Somatosensory; Fecal Incontinence; Female; Lumbosacral Plexus; Neural Conduction; Rats; Rats, Wistar; Somatosensory Cortex
ISSN:
1365-2168
Sponsors:
The Health Research Board

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorGriffin, K Men_GB
dc.contributor.authorPickering, Men_GB
dc.contributor.authorO'Herlihy, Cen_GB
dc.contributor.authorO'Connell, P Ren_GB
dc.contributor.authorJones, J F Xen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2013-07-16T11:15:15Z-
dc.date.available2013-07-16T11:15:15Z-
dc.date.issued2011-08-
dc.identifier.citationSacral nerve stimulation increases activation of the primary somatosensory cortex by anal canal stimulation in an experimental model. 2011, 98 (8):1160-9 Br J Surgen_GB
dc.identifier.issn1365-2168-
dc.identifier.pmid21590761-
dc.identifier.doi10.1002/bjs.7536-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/296175-
dc.description.abstractSacral and posterior tibial nerve stimulation may be used to treat faecal incontinence; however, the mechanism of action is unknown. The aim of this study was to establish whether sensory activation of the cerebral cortex by anal canal stimulation was increased by peripheral neuromodulation.en_GB
dc.description.sponsorshipThe Health Research Boarden_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherThe British journal of surgeryen_GB
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to The British journal of surgeryen_GB
dc.subject.meshAnal Canal-
dc.subject.meshAnimals-
dc.subject.meshElectric Stimulation-
dc.subject.meshElectric Stimulation Therapy-
dc.subject.meshEvoked Potentials, Somatosensory-
dc.subject.meshFecal Incontinence-
dc.subject.meshFemale-
dc.subject.meshLumbosacral Plexus-
dc.subject.meshNeural Conduction-
dc.subject.meshRats-
dc.subject.meshRats, Wistar-
dc.subject.meshSomatosensory Cortex-
dc.titleSacral nerve stimulation increases activation of the primary somatosensory cortex by anal canal stimulation in an experimental model.en_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentHealth Sciences Centre, School of Medicine and Medical Sciences, University College Dublin, Ireland.en_GB
dc.identifier.journalThe British journal of surgeryen_GB
dc.description.fundingOtheren
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren
dc.description.peer-reviewpeer-reviewen

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