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ALLMedicine™ Epidural Steroid Injections Center

Research & Reviews  334 results

Nerve root anomaly as a cause of unexpected outcomes of epidural steroid injections in ...
Journal of Back and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation; Shin DJ, Lee YS et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - Spinal nerve root anomaly is a rare feature that can result in unexpected outcomes in epidural steroid injections or surgical procedures. Preoperative diagnostic tools for root anomalies are limited, as they are usually found intraoperatively. Thi...

Epidural Steroid Injections.
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North Ame... William J, Roehmer C et. al.

May 9th, 2022 - Epidural steroid injections (ESI) can be an effective treatment of radicular pain, while also providing potential for functional improvement. There are 3 main interventional approaches including: interlaminar (IL), transforaminal (TF), and caudal....

Epidural Steroid Injections Acutely Suppress Bone Formation Markers in Postmenopausal W...
The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism; Clare S, Dash A et. al.

May 8th, 2022 - Over nine million epidural steroid injections (ESI) are performed annually in the United States. Although these injections effectively treat lumbar radicular pain, they may have adverse consequences, including bone loss. To investigate acute chang...

Cervical transforaminal epidural steroid injections for radicular pain : a systematic r...
The Bone & Joint Journal; Borton ZM, Oakley BJ et. al.

May 3rd, 2022 - Cervical radiculopathy is a significant cause of pain and morbidity. For patients with severe and poorly controlled symptoms who may not be candidates for surgical management, treatment with transforaminal epidural steroid injections (CTFESI) has ...

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Guidelines  2 results

Guidance on the management of pain in older people.
Age and Ageing; Abdulla A, Adams N et. al.

Feb 27th, 2013 - This guidance document reviews the epidemiology and management of pain in older people via a literature review of published research. The aim of this document is to inform health professionals in any care setting who work with older adults on best...

Comprehensive evidence-based guidelines for interventional techniques in the management...
Pain Physician; Manchikanti L, Boswell MV et. al.

Aug 1st, 2009 - Comprehensive, evidence-based guidelines for interventional techniques in the management of chronic spinal pain are described here to provide recommendations for clinicians. To develop evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for interventional...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  16 results

Transforaminal Versus Lateralized Interlaminar Cervical Epidurals

Feb 21st, 2022 - The purpose of this study is to compare two methods of giving epidural steroid injections for nerve pain in the arm that comes from the neck. An epidural steroid injection can be given in two different ways, either in the back of the spine within ...

Sterile Amniotic Fluid Filtrate Epidural Injection.

Dec 30th, 2021 - Lumbar spinal stenosis is a common cause of chronic pain and disability in older adults and is the leading reason for spinal surgery in older adults. In this condition, degenerative changes in intervertebral discs and osseous anatomy of the spine ...

Intradiscal Platelet Rich Plasma

Oct 14th, 2021 - Low back pain is one of a few conditions which affects all individuals through the lifespan. The etiology of low back pain is multifactorial and in many cases self-limiting, however it also is the leading cause for working age adults to be disable...

Comparison of Intravascular Uptake and Pain Perception During Epidural Injection Using 22 Gauge vs 25 Gauge Needle

Jul 20th, 2020 - Inadvertent intravascular injection has been suggested as the most probable mechanism behind serious neurological complications during transforaminal epidural steroid injections. There is the notion that a smaller gauge needle may lead to less int...

Effectiveness of Percutaneous Lumbar Epidural Adhesiolysis and Neurolysis on Low Back Pain

Mar 10th, 2020 - Patients with chronic low back pain and lower extremity pain secondary to spinal stenosis or post lumbar laminectomy syndrome, non responsive to conservative therapy with physical therapy or chiropractic and medical therapy and fluoroscopically di...

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News  58 results

Epidural Steroid Injections Linked to High Risk for Post-Op Infection

Mar 30th, 2022 - Lumbar epidural steroid injections (LESIs) are associated with a heightened risk for infection after lumbar spine decompression surgery, a new meta-analysis shows. In a review that included more than 174,000 total patients, those who received a LE...

Addiction Medication Promising for Chronic, Refractory Pain

Apr 30th, 2021 - Low-dose naltrexone (LDN) may be effective in the treatment of refractory chronic pain, early research suggests. Preliminary data from a retrospective chart review of patients with chronic pain showed those who received LDN experienced significant...

Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction in Patients With Low Back Pain
Guilherme Barros, MD, Lynn McGrath, MD et. al.

Aug 6th, 2019 - Patients experiencing sacroiliac joint (SIJ) dysfunction might show symptoms that overlap with those seen in lumbar spine pathology. This article reviews diagnostic tools that assist practitioners to discern the true pain generator in patients wit.

New Clinical Practice Guidelines, August 2018 Edition

Aug 9th, 2018 - Ketamine Infusions for Chronic Pain American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, American Academy of Pain Medicine, and American Society of Anesthesiologists (7/2018) For spinal cord injury pain, there is weak evidence supporting ket...

Multimodal Analgesia, Still Underused Nationwide, May Be Key in Reducing Opioid Abuse

Nov 17th, 2017 - James D. Beckman, MD: Hi. I am Dr Jim Beckman, an anesthesiologist and clinical director of the Department of Anesthesiology at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York City. Ellen M. Soffin, MD, PhD: I am Dr Ellen Soffin, an anesthesiologis...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →