Editor-in-Chief:
Alan David Kaye, MD, PhD
Managing Editor: Bert Fellows, MA


Articles

  1. 2022;25;325-337Efficacy of Botulinum Toxin, Local Anesthetics, and Corticosteroids in Patients With Piriformis Syndrome: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
    Systematic Review
    Faisal M. Hilal, MD, Ahmed Bashawyah, MD, Abdallah El-Sayed Allam, MD, King Hei Stanley Lam, MD, Ahmed Amine El Oumri, MD, Felice Galluccio, MD, Abdullah AlKharabsheh, MD, Alan D. Kaye, MD, PhD, Ammar Salti, MD, and Giustino Varrassi, MD, PhD.
    ABSTRACTPDF

  2. 2022;25;339-354Comparison of Analgesic Effects of Different Regional Blocks in Video-assisted Thoracic and Breast Surgeries: A Network Meta-analysis and Systematic Review
    Systematic Review
    Ge Luo, MD, Jiachun Tao, MD, Jianjun Zhu, MD, Keyue Xie, MD, and Chunjue Ni, MD.
    ABSTRACTPDF

  3. 2022;25;355-363Review of Interventional Treatments for Cluneal Neuropathy
    Narrative Review
    Benjamin Gill, DO, David S. Cheng, MD, Patrick Buchanan, MD, and David W. Lee, MD.
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  4. 2022;25;365-372The Effect of Erector Spinae Plane Block With and Without Addition of Magnesium on Relief of Pain from Post-herpetic Neuralgia
    Randomized Controlled Trial
    Sameh Abdelhalik Ahmed, MD, Amr Ahmed Magdy, MD, Mohammad Ali Abdullah, MD, and Amr Arafa Albadry, MD.
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  5. 2022;25;373-380Analysis of Somatosensory Profiles Using Quantitative Sensory Testing During Tonic and BurstDR Stimulation for the Treatment of Chronic Pain
    Randomized Trial
    Matthias Hubert Morgalla, MD, PhD, and Lydia Domay, MD.
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  6. 2022;25;381-386An Observational Study on the Use of a Patient Navigator to Help Improve Outcomes in Patients on Chronic Opioids
    Prospective Study
    Amol Soin, MD, David Barrall, MD, Joe Chen, MD, Anu Patel, MHCDS, Ann Pollack, MHCDS, and Amos Wangombe, MHCDS.
    ABSTRACTPDF

  7. 2022;25;387-390Telemedicine Implementation in Pain Medicine: A Survey Evaluation of Pain Medicine Practices in Spring 2020
    Online Questionnaire
    Brian Brenner, MD, Scott Brancolini, MD, Yashar Eshraghi, MD, Maged Guirguis, MD, Shravani Durbhakula, MD, David Provenzano, MD, Kevin Vorenkamp, MD, Shalini Shah, MD, Michael Darden, PhD, and Lynn Kohan, MD.
    ABSTRACTPDF

  8. 2022;25;391-399Prospective Within Subject Comparison of Fluoroscopically Guided Lumbosacral Facet Joint Radiofrequency Ablation Using a Multi-Tined (Trident) Versus Conventional Monopolar Cannula
    Observational Study
    George Deng, MD, Ashley Smith, PhD, and Robert Burnham, MD.
    ABSTRACTPDF

  9. 2022;25;401-408A Cross-Sectional, Multicenter Study Examining the Validation and Adaptation of the Chinese ROWAN Foot Pain Assessment Questionnaire
    Cross-Sectional Study
    Zhirong Zheng, MD, PhD, Tian Tian, MD, Guanhua Wang, MM, Yuhan Geng, MM, Shiqi Cao, MD, PhD, Zhen Zhang, MM, and Xuesong Zhang, MD, PhD.
    ABSTRACTPDF

  10. 2022;25;409-418Prone Position MRI of the Lumbar Spine in Patients With Low Back Pain and/or Radiculopathy Refractory to Treatment
    Prospective Study
    Martin Avellanal, MD, PhD, Antonio Ferreiro, MD, PhD, Irene Riquelme, MD, Andre P. Boezaart, MD, PhD, Alberto Prats-Galino, MD, PhD, and Miguel A. Reina, MD, PhD.
    ABSTRACTPDF

  11. 2022;25;E725-E732Predictive Factors for Adjacent Vertebral Fractures After Percutaneous Kyphoplasty in Patients With Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fracture
    Retrospective Study
    Wu Tao, MD, Wang Biao, MD, Chen Xingmei, MD, Qin Hu, MD, Sun Jinpeng, MD, Gu Yue, MD, and Liu Jun, MD.
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  12. 2022;25;E733-E738Effect of Opioid Use on Results of Interventional Back Pain Management on Patients With Suspected Face-mediated Chronic Back Pain
    Retrospective Study
    Hannu Heikkila, MD, PhD, and Aet Ristmagi, MD.
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  13. 2022;25;E739-E748Disability Pension Did Not Reduce Opioid Use Among Patients With Failed Back Surgery Syndrome Who Were Trialed and Implanted for Spinal Cord Stimulation
    Retrospective Study
    Hanna Kaijankoski, MD, Mette Nissen, MD, Janne Pesonen, MD, Tiina-Mari Ikaheimo, RN, Mikael von und zu Fraunberg, MD, PhD, Olavi Airaksinen, MD, PhD, and Jukka Huttunen, MD, PhD.
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  14. 2022;25;E749-E757Correlation Between Electromyography and Severity and Prognosis of Upper Limb Herpes Zoster
    Observational Study
    Jiayi Tang, MD, Ge Luo, MD, Jiachun Tao, MD, Jianjun Zhu, MD, Qiuli He, MD, Huadong Ni, PhD, Keyue Xie, PhD, Longsheng Xu, PhD, and Ming Yao, PhD.
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  15. 2022;25;E759-E765Comparison of the Effects of Lumbar Spine Flexion on the Acoustic Windows Between Young and Elderly Patients
    Observational Cohort Study
    Hyo-Jin Byon, MD, PhD, Jeong-Uk Han, MD, PhD, Jong-Kwon Jung, MD, Jeo-Woung Uhm, MD, Junhyung Lee, MD, and Hyunzu Kim, MD, PhD.
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  16. 2022;25;E767-E775Clinical Observation of CT-Guided Intervertebral Foramen Puncture and Radiofrequency Thermocoagulation for the Treatment of Refractory PHN in the Superior Thoracic Segment
    Retrospective Study
    Xindan Du, MD, Wensheng Zhao, MD, Lulu Xu, MD, Tieshan Zhang, MD, Langping Li, PhD, and Bing Huang, ..
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  17. 2022;25;E777-E785Computed Tomography-Guided Endoscopic Surgery in Lumbar Disc Herniation With High-grade Migration: A Retrospective, Comparative Study
    Retrospective Study
    Erh-Ti Lin, MD, Pang-Hsuan Hsiao, MD, Chia-Yu Lin, MD, Chien-Chun Chang, MD, Yuan-Shun Lo, MD, Chien-Ying Lai, MD, Ling-Yi Li, MD, Michael Jian-Wen Chen, MD, Yen-Jen Chen, MD, PhD, and Hsien-Te Chen, MD, PhD.
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