Bioelectron Med 2021 Jul 26;7(1):11. Epub 2021 Jul 26.
iNOVA4Health, CEDOC, NOVA Medical School, NMS, Faculdade Ciências Médicas, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 1169-056, Lisboa, Portugal.
Nerve conduction block is an appealing way to selective target the nervous system for treating pathological conditions. Several modalities were described in the past, with the kilohertz frequency stimulation generating an enormous interest and tested successfully in clinical settings. Some shortcomings associated with different modalities of nerve blocking can limit its clinical use, as the "onset response", the high demand of energy supply, among others. Read More