Transforaminal injection of corticosteroids for lumbar radiculopathy: systematic review and meta-analysis

@article{Quraishi2011TransforaminalIO,
  title={Transforaminal injection of corticosteroids for lumbar radiculopathy: systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={Nasir Ali Quraishi},
  journal={European Spine Journal},
  year={2011},
  volume={21},
  pages={214-219}
}
Transforaminal epidural injection of steroids is used to treat lumbar radicular pain. However, there are only a few well-designed randomized, controlled studies on the effectiveness of steroid injection. Hence, this study aims to assess the effectiveness of steroid injection to treat lumbar radicular pain using a meta-analysis of transforaminal epidural injection therapy for low back and lumbar radicular pain. The comparison was based on the mean difference in the Visual Analogue Score (VAS… CONTINUE READING
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