Complex regional pain syndrome type 1 predictors - Epidemiological perspective from a national database analysis.

@article{Elsharydah2017ComplexRP,
  title={Complex regional pain syndrome type 1 predictors - Epidemiological perspective from a national database analysis.},
  author={Ahmad Elsharydah and Nathaniel H Loo and Abu T.M. Minhajuddin and Enas S Kandil},
  journal={Journal of clinical anesthesia},
  year={2017},
  volume={39},
  pages={34-37}
}
OBJECTIVE Complex regional pain syndrome type 1 is a disabling pain disorder with unclear etiology. It is usually triggered by an injury to a limb with or without specific nerve injury. The objective of this study is to explore the risk factors and predictors for this disease utilizing a large national database. DESIGN Retrospective analysis of the Nationwide Inpatient Sample database from 2007 to 2011 in the United States. SETTING AND PATIENTS Adult inpatients diagnosed with complex… CONTINUE READING