Efficacy of Pulsed Radiofrequency Stimulation in Patients with Peripheral Neuropathic Pain: A Narrative Review.

@article{Chang2018EfficacyOP,
  title={Efficacy of Pulsed Radiofrequency Stimulation in Patients with Peripheral Neuropathic Pain: A Narrative Review.},
  author={Min Cheol Chang},
  journal={Pain physician},
  year={2018},
  volume={21 3},
  pages={
          E225-E234
        }
}
BACKGROUND Recently, clinicians have been applying pulsed radiofrequency (PRF) stimulation on various peripheral nerves to manage patients' peripheral neuropathic pain. OBJECTIVES To review the literature on the use and efficacy of PRF for controlling peripheral neuropathic pain. STUDY DESIGN This is a narrative review of relevant articles on the effectiveness of PRF for peripheral neuropathic pain. METHODS A PubMed search was conducted for papers published from January 1, 1980 to August… CONTINUE READING