Dr. Kendall Lee, neurosurgeon and director of Mayo Clinic’s Neural Engineering Laboratories, covers two topics – deep brain stimulation surgery and the latest update on spinal cord injury research (at 10:00 min) from the neurosurgeon’s perspective.
Rehabilitation for spinal cord stimulation patient: Mayo Clinic Radio
A joint research study between Mayo Clinic and UCLA has yielded results, showing that the networks of neurons below a spinal cord injury still can function after paralysis. On the Mayo Clinic Radio podcast, Dr. Kristin Zhao, director of Mayo Clinic’s Assistive and Restorative Technology Laboratory, explains the spinal cord stimulation research from the rehabilitation perspective. Megan Gill, a Mayo Clinic physical therapist, also joins the discussion.