Spinal Cord Stimulation for the treatment of motor deficits in people with Spinal Muscular Atrophy – Age 16-17
Are you or your child affected by Spinal Muscular Atrophy? You may be able to participate in a research study using spinal cord stimulation (SCS), an approved clinical therapy for pain syndromes that do not respond to drugs. Unexpectedly, SCS has shown the ability to promote the recovery of leg motor function in people with complete motor paralysis
Sevo Electrode System: EEG for Different Hair Types – Ages 2-17
Are you the parent of a 2-17 year old who is being evaluated for epilepsy? Your child may be able to participate in a study to find new ways of measuring electroencephalography (EEG) in coarse and curly hair to make it more accessible and inclusive (EEG is a brain wave test). This study involves 1 visit to UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh that may take up to 2.5 hours. Compensation provided.