Education and Training
Introduction to the Therapy
Summary of Sacral Neuromodulation, indications and contraindications, and diagnosis and treatment information
Training and support for clinicians who want to learn about Sacral Neuromodulation or become an implanter
Criteria for candidates for Sacral Neuromodulation
Key steps in patient selection for Sacral Neuromodulation for Bladder Control
Key steps in patient selection for Sacral Neuromodulation for Bowel Control
Study results and techniques used for the evaluation
Treatment algorithm, patient identification tip sheet, voiding/symptom diary, and test stimulator technical manual
This tool provides examples of patient remarks that may help to identify those patients with symptoms of overactive bladder and urinary retention.
Links to abstracts describing patient selection for Sacral Neuromodulation
Patient Education and Care
Material to help patients assess Sacral Neuromodulation as a bladder control or bowel control treatment option
Comprehensive website for patients considering Medtronic Bowel Control Therapy or Medtronic Bladder Control Therapy, undergoing the evaluation, or living with the therapy.
Use this brochure with patients who are considering an evaluation for Medtronic Bowel Control Therapy, delivered by the InterStim System.
Information about follow-up care and programming the neuromodulation system