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What technologies are used during functional and restorative neurosurgery?

Functional and restorative neurosurgery uses cutting-edge technology to restore lost neurological function or prevent further functional declines. These technologies include:

  • electrical stimulating devices
  • infusion pumps
  • gene and cellular therapies
  • brain-computer interfaces, which are implanted within or on the surface of the brain, spinal cord, or peripheral nerves

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