CRPS

Reviewing the Effectiveness of Lidocaine for the Management of Chronic Pain

Reviewing the Effectiveness of Lidocaine for the Management of Chronic Pain

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Systemic lidocaine administered via IV or patch has consistently shown effectiveness for the treatment and prevention of chronic pain.

Updated Criteria for CRPS Diagnosis May Reveal Presence of Neuropathic Pain After TKA

Updated Criteria for CRPS Diagnosis May Reveal Presence of Neuropathic Pain After TKA

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Use of the 2006 vs 2007 criteria for the diagnosis of complex regional pain syndrome may lead to the misdiagnosis of patients experiencing unexplained excessive pain after total knee arthroplasty.

DRG Stimulation Superior to Spinal Cord Stimulation for Lower Extremity Pain

DRG Stimulation Superior to Spinal Cord Stimulation for Lower Extremity Pain

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Dorsal root ganglion stimulation is more likely than spinal cord stimulation to provide pain relief in patients with neuropathic pain conditions affecting the lower extremities.

Action Observation May Hold Promise as a Potential Therapy for Patients With CRPS

Action Observation May Hold Promise as a Potential Therapy for Patients With CRPS

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The authors noted that action observation may be effective in CRPS patients.

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