Funding for this research was provided by:
Canadian Institutes of Health Research
H2020 European Research Council
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Received: 30 March 2019
Accepted: 13 June 2019
First Online: 11 July 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The figures were elaborated from data obtained in the clinical trial STIMO, which has been approved by the ethics authorities of Switzerland (SwissMedic 2016-MD-0002), and received the consent of patients to participate.
: Participants provide their consent to publish the photographs in the figures of the paper.
: JB and GC hold various patents in bioelectronics and are founders and shareholders of GTX medical, a company developing bioelectronic implants in direct relationships with the reviewed work.