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Hope over pain relief implant which uses Wii technology

A new type of pain relief implant for chronic back and leg disorders which uses Wii-style technology has been used for the first time in Britain.

Doctors at Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital in London installed the neurostimulator in a patient left in pain from an accident.

The device uses motion-sensing technology to adjust the level of pain relief being administered. More …