Epidural local anesthetic plus corticosteroid for the treatment of cervical brachial radicular pain: single injection versus continuous infusion.

@article{Pasqualucci2007EpiduralLA,
  title={Epidural local anesthetic plus corticosteroid for the treatment of cervical brachial radicular pain: single injection versus continuous infusion.},
  author={Alberto Pasqualucci and Giustino Varrassi and Antonio Braschi and Vito Aldo Peduto and Andrea Brunelli and Franco Marinangeli and Fabio Gori and Francesca Col{\`o} and Antonella Paladini and Francesco Mojoli},
  journal={The Clinical journal of pain},
  year={2007},
  volume={23 7},
  pages={
          551-7
        }
}
BACKGROUND Efficacy of epidural local anesthetics plus steroids for the treatment of cervicobrachial pain is uncertain. METHODS A prospective study randomized 160 patients with cervicobrachial pain resistant to conventional therapy. Patients were divided into 4 groups on the basis of the time between pain onset and treatment initiation: group A, 40 patients with pain onset 15 to 30 days; group B, 40 patients with pain from 31 to 60 days; group C, 40 patients, 61 to 180 days; and group D, 40… CONTINUE READING

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