Nalu Medical Releases Latest Software Upgrade to Expand Nalu Neurostimulation System Capabilities
CARLSBAD, Calif. (PRWEB) May 13, 2021
Nalu Medical, Inc. (“Nalu”), a Carlsbad, California-based company that has successfully miniaturized neurostimulation implants for the treatment of intractable chronic pain via Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS) and Peripheral Nerve Stimulation (PNS), announced the release of their latest software upgrade that adds new capabilities to their micro neurostimulation system.
Like a smartphone operating system, the Nalu Neurostimulation System can be upgraded to enable existing patients full access to future innovation and additional capabilities that are authorized by the FDA. This software upgrade, known as “Mauna Loa”, adds real time current steering capabilities during programming and allows the simultaneous execution of Tonic and Advanced Programming Stimulation therapies.The upgrade also addresses the functionality of the programmer in order to simplify the programming process.
“Part of our lifetime commitment to patients and physicians includes providing access to the latest advancements in neurostimulation therapies through software upgrades,” said Earl Fender, Nalu’s President and CEO. “With this latest upgrade, we offer an expanded menu of therapy options to help people suffering with intractable chronic pain to better configure their therapies according to their preferences and within clinician-defined levels.”
“Neuromodulation innovation is constantly evolving and the ability to add new capabilities through upgrades to the software is important,” said Dr. Mark Malinowski, an Interventional and Surgical Pain Physician in Columbus, Ohio. “With this latest upgrade, Nalu has once again demonstrated its commitment to continuous and meaningful innovation to help deliver chronic pain relief therapy options to patients.”