Radiofrequency Treatment

Radiofrequency Ablation for Chronic Hip Pain: Reviewing the Evidence

Radiofrequency Ablation for Chronic Hip Pain: Reviewing the Evidence

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The available evidence suggests that radiofrequency ablation is a feasible treatment option for chronic hip pain associated with degenerative diseases.

Basivertebral Nerve Radiofrequency Ablation for Chronic Low Back Pain

Basivertebral Nerve Radiofrequency Ablation for Chronic Low Back Pain

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Radiofrequency ablation of the basivertebral nerve may lead to significant short-term reductions in pain and functional disability in patients with chronic low back pain.

Comparing Lateral Branch Capture Capabilities of Bipolar, Monopolar Sacroiliac Joint Radiofrequency Ablation Techniques

Comparing Lateral Branch Capture Capabilities of Bipolar, Monopolar Sacroiliac Joint Radiofrequency Ablation Techniques

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The current monopolar sacroiliac joint radiofrequency ablation techniques may not be capable of capturing all lateral branches, contributing to a less than optimal clinical outcomes.

Radiofrequency Treatment for Refractory Chronic Joint Pain

Radiofrequency Treatment for Refractory Chronic Joint Pain

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Radiofrequency treatment is an effective option for treating refractory chronic knee, hip, and shoulder joint pain.

FDA Approves Nerve Ablation Device for Low Back Pain

FDA Approves Nerve Ablation Device for Low Back Pain

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Though these initial findings seem promising, the utility of the device may be limited to a small number of patients, according to Steven P. Cohen, MD.

Treating Knee Osteoarthritis With Radiofrequency Neurotomy

Treating Knee Osteoarthritis With Radiofrequency Neurotomy

"This study demonstrated that genicular nerve RF neurotomy is a safe and efficient treatment modality and provides functional improvement along with analgesia in patients with chronic knee OA."

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