Outcomes of workers' compensation claimants with low back pain undergoing intradiscal electrothermal therapy.

STUDY DESIGN Case series. OBJECTIVE To describe the outcomes of workers' compensation (WC) claimants who have had a lumbar intradiscal electrothermal therapy (IDET) procedure. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA IDET was developed as a less invasive treatment alternative to fusion after failure of conservative treatment for discogenic low back pain (LBP… CONTINUE READING