Pain Physician

 
Official Journal of the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
 
May/June 2009 - Volume 12 Issue 3
Editor-in-Chief
Howard S. Smith, MD
Managing Editor - Bert Fellows, MA
Articles

2009;12;479-481. Botulinum Toxins for Analgesia
Editorial
Howard S. Smith, MD

 
 

2009;12;483-485. Whence Tendance? Accepting the Responsibility of Care for the Chronic Pain Patient
Editorial
Megan McGrew, DO, and James Giordano, PhD.

 
 

2009;12;487-491. Physician Impairment: Is Recovery Feasible?
Ethics
Adam J. Carinci, MD, and Paul J. Christo, MD.

 
 

2009;12;493-498. The Marginalization of Chronic Pain Patients on Chronic Opioid Therapy
Ethics
John F. Peppin, DO

 
 

2009;12;499-506. Ethics, Law, and Pain Management as a Patient Right
Ethics
John K. Hall, MD, and Mark V. Boswell, MD, PhD.

 
 

2009;12;507-515. The Influence of Prescription Monitoring Programs on Chronic Pain Management
Controlled Substances
Jing Wang, MD, PhD, and Paul J. Christo, MD.

 
 

2009;12;517-540. Evidence-Based Medicine, Systematic Reviews, and Guidelines in Interventional Pain Management: Part 5. Diagnostic Accuracy Studies
Evidence-Based Medicine
Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD, Richard Derby, MD, Lee R. Wolfer, MD, Vijay Singh, MD, Sukdeb Datta, MD, and Joshua A. Hirsch, MD.

 
 

2009;12;541-559. Systematic Review of Lumbar Discography as a Diagnostic Test for Chronic Low Back Pain
Systematic Review
Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD, Scott E. Glaser, MD, Lee R. Wolfer, MD, Richard Derby, MD, and Steven P. Cohen, MD.

 
 

2009;12;561-572. A Systematic Review of Mechanical Lumbar Disc Decompression with Nucleoplasty
Systematic Review
Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD, Richard Derby, MD, Ramsin M. Benyamin, MD, Standiford Helm II, MD, and Joshua A. Hirsch, MD.

 
 

2009;12;573-588. Percutaneous Lumbar Laser Disc Decompression: A Systematic Review of Current Evidence
Systematic Review
Vijay Singh, MD, Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD, Ramsin M. Benyamin, MD, Standiford Helm II, MD, and Joshua A. Hirsch, MD.

 
 

2009;12;589-599. Systematic Review of Percutaneous Lumbar Mechanical Disc Decompression Utilizing Dekompressor?
Systematic Review
Vijay Singh, MD, Ramsin M. Benyamin, MD, Sukdeb Datta, MD, Frank J.E. Falco, MD, Standiford Helm II, MD, and Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD.

 
 

2009;12;601-620. Automated Percutaneous Lumbar Discectomy for the Contained Herniated Lumbar Disc: A Systematic Assessment of Evidence
Systematic Review
Joshua A. Hirsch, MD, Vijay Singh, MD, Frank J.E. Falco, MD, Ramsin M. Benyamin, MD, and Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD.

 
 

2009;12;621-628. Greater Occipital Nerve Stimulation via the Bion Microstimulator: Implantation Technique and Stimulation Parameters. Clinical Trial: NCT00205894
Case Reports
Terrence L. Trentman, MD, David M. Rosenfeld, MD, Bert B. Vargas, MD, Todd J. Schwedt,, MD, Richard S. Zimmerman, MD, and David W. Dodick, MD.

 
 

2009;12;629-632. Serial Stellate Ganglion Blocks for Intractable Postherpetic Itching in a Pediatric Patient: A Case Report
Case Report
Ryan C. Peterson, MD, Lisa Patel, MD, Kenneth Cubert, MD, and Amitabh Gulati, MD.

 
 

2009;12;633-638. Successful Treatment of Refractory Pudendal Neuralgia with Pulsed Radiofrequency
Case Report
Ellen E. Rhame, MD, Kenneth A. Levey, MD, and Christopher G. Gharibo, MD.

 
 

2009;12;639-643. Allogeneic Epidural Blood Patch in the Setting of Persistent Spinal Headache and Disseminated Coccidioidomycosis
Case Report
Terrence L. Trentman, MD, Joseph M. Hoxworth, MD, Shimon Kusne, MD, A. Sergio Torloni, MD, Naresh P. Patel, MD, and David M. Rosenfeld, MD.

 
 

2009;12;645-649. Redo Kyphoplasty with Vertebroplasty Technique: A Case Report and Review of the Literature
Case Report
Michael E. Frey, MD

 
 

2009;12;651-657. Vertebroplasty of the First Sacral Vertebra
Focused Review
Andres Betts, MD

 
 

2009;12;659-664. The Role of the Internet in Doctor Performance Rating
Practice Management
Jeffrey Segal, MD

 
 

2009;12;665-670. The Medicare Audit and Appeals Process: A Guide for Interventional Pain Practitioners
Practice Management
Vicki Myckowiak, JD

 
 

2009;12;671-677. Compliance in Interventional Pain Practices
Practice Management
Vicki Myckowiak, JD

 
 

2009;12;679-684. Opioid Induced Hyperalgesia: Clinical Implications for the Pain Practitioner
Focused Review
Sanford Silverman, MD

 
 

2009;12;685-688. The Effect of Cultural Background on the Usage of Complementary and Alternative Medicine for Chronic Pain Management
Observational Report
Kok Yuen Ho, MBBS, MMed, Lisa Jones, MD, and Tong J. Gan, MB, FRCA.

 
 

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