Safety of epidural steroid injections

@article{Schneider2016SafetyOE,
  title={Safety of epidural steroid injections},
  author={Byron J Schneider and Patricia Z Zheng and Ryan Mattie and D. Kennedy},
  journal={Expert Opinion on Drug Safety},
  year={2016},
  volume={15},
  pages={1031 - 1039}
}
ABSTRACT Introduction: Epidural steroid injections (ESI) are a commonly utilized treatment for cervical and lumbar radicular pain. All medical procedures and medications carry an inherent level of risk, that must be balanced with the effectiveness of the treatment to determine the risk to benefit ratio for a patient. Areas covered: This article will outline the risks of ESIs and in doing so help shed light on the procedural risks versus the risks of the medication. Additionally, it will help… Expand
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