Vagal nerve Stimulation is meant for intractable epilepsy which fails to be controlled by medication and all medicines have failed.
It is a pace maker placed underneath the skin which sends electrical impulses through vagus nerve to stop epileptic fits.
The benefits of VNS in EPILEPSY can include the following:
- Decreased seizures
- Less severe seizures or shorter seizures
- Improved quality of life
It is a most latest and advanced method of treatment which is advised when all medicines have failed to provide relief in the world and is now available in Lahore, Pakistan.