Screening for neuropathic characteristics in failed back surgery syndromes: challenges for guiding treatment.

@article{Markman2015ScreeningFN,
  title={Screening for neuropathic characteristics in failed back surgery syndromes: challenges for guiding treatment.},
  author={John Markman and Benjamin T Kress and Maria E. Frazer and Ross S. Hanson and Victor A Kogan and Jason H Huang},
  journal={Pain medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={16 3},
  pages={
          520-30
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Neuropathic pain screening tools have shown promise in identifying common neuropathic pain characteristics that derive from diverse etiologies (e.g., diabetic peripheral neuropathy, postherpetic neuralgia). However, no prior studies have specifically assessed whether these tools are capable of discerning the underlying pain mechanisms in the vast, heterogeneous group of patients diagnosed with failed back surgery syndrome (FBSS). DESIGN In this clinical observational study, two… CONTINUE READING
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