Best practices for intrathecal drug delivery for pain.

  title={Best practices for intrathecal drug delivery for pain.},
  author={Joshua P Prager and Timothy E Deer and Robert Levy and Brian Mendoza Bruel and E. E. Buchser and David L Caraway and Michael Cousins and Marilyn S Jacobs and Gail L McGlothlen and Richard L. Rauck and Peter Staats and Lisa M. Stearns},
  journal={Neuromodulation : journal of the International Neuromodulation Society},
  volume={17 4},
  pages={354-72; discussion 372}
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to identify best practices and provide guidance to clinicians to ensure safety and optimize intrathecal drug delivery for chronic intractable pain. METHODS Twelve experienced pain medicine practitioners-eight anesthesiologists, one neurosurgeon, one physiatrist, one clinical psychologist, and one advanced practice registered nurse-from the United States, Australia, and Europe gathered to identify and publish consensus on best practices in three areas… CONTINUE READING
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