Pre-implant Patient Education Resources
Animation of Gastric Electrical Stimulation(1:28, 7 MB)
An overview of gastric electrical stimulation that can be used to educate physicians and patients about the therapy and how it works.
This brochure explains the symptoms and causes of gastroparesis, as well as treatment options, including Medtronic gastric electrical stimulation.
This guide – for patients who have been diagnosed with gastroparesis and are candidates for Enterra® Therapy – describes gastric electrical stimulation, what the implant procedure is like, precautions necessary after the implant, and other helpful information.
Medtronic website for people currently receiving Enterra Therapy for GES and those considering it.
The following non-Medtronic websites provide additional information, educational tools, and support for patients with gastroparesis: