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2011-12-21 06:23:47

(Ivanhoe Newswire) — Routine expensive MRI imaging doesn´t improve the treatment of patients who need steroid injections into their spinal column to relieve pain, according to this study. In addition, MRIs play a minor role in a doctor´s decision to give epidural steroid injections (ESIs), the most common procedure performed at pain clinics in the U.S. "Our results suggest that MRI is unlikely to avert a procedure, diminish complications or improve outcomes," study leader...

2011-10-28 07:00:00

According to Kaixuan Liu MD, PhD, chief surgeon at Atlantic Spinal Care in Edison, N.J., âœthe good news for patients suffering with Radiculopathy is that there are more tools available today than ever before to provide relief.â Edison, NJ (PRWEB) October 28, 2011 Anyone who has experienced back pain knows how debilitating it can be. However, before treatment can begin, patients must understand whatâs causing the pain. Radiculopathy is any...

2011-08-22 13:00:00

Dr. Fardad Mobin is a spine surgeon specializing in neck and back conditions. Dr. Mobin is now offering pain management including pain injections and rehabilitation options. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 22, 2011 Dr. Fardad Mobin is a spine surgeon specializing in neck and back conditions. He has been practicing neurosurgery for over 15 years and has performed over 2,000 operations. His patients praise his work and the relief that he has given them. Dr. Mobin does not only perform...

2011-08-15 16:45:00

LAKE FOREST, Ill., Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PharMEDium Services, LLC, market leader for customized pharmacy sterile compounding for hospital intravenous and epidural therapies, launched its new website, www.pharmedium.com, which now provides updates on drug shortages, patient safety and ready-to-use pharmacy compounding services. Hospital customers can easily obtain valuable information on PharMEDium's broad range of services designed to reduce waste, improve efficiency and enhance...

2011-07-18 11:40:00

BETHLEHEM, Pa., July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to expand its offerings for infusion therapy in both the acute care hospital and outpatient markets, with an initial focus on home infusion, B. Braun Medical Inc. (B. Braun) announced today an exclusive alliance with CME America to distribute the BodyGuard® line of electronic infusion pumps. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081022/NYW008LOGO ) The five-year exclusive distribution agreement allows B....

2011-05-19 17:30:00

Regimen of Epidural Spinal Cord Stimulation Plus Extensive Locomotor Training "A Significant Breakthrough"; Results Published Today in The Lancet LOUISVILLE, Ky., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A team of scientists at the University of Louisville, UCLA and the California Institute of Technology has achieved a significant breakthrough in its initial work with a paralyzed male volunteer at Louisville's Frazier Rehab Institute. It is the result of 30 years of research to find...

2011-05-05 15:05:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacira Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: PCRX), an emerging specialty pharmaceutical company, today announced that clinical and preclinical data highlighting the safety and efficacy of EXPAREL(TM) will be presented at two medical meetings. New Phase 3 data on the use of EXPAREL in the treatment of postsurgical pain after augmentation mammoplasty will be presented by Sergio Bergese, M.D., associate professor of anesthesiology and neurological...


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