Pain Physician COVID-19 Special Issue Now Online

Pain Physician, the official journal of ASIPP, has launched a special issue covering COVID-19 issues. The publications range from understanding the pathophysiological mechanisms, epidemiology, implications on interventional pain practices, safety and effectiveness of various modalities of drug therapy, telemedicine, along with the effect on interventional pain management practices, and, finally, the technological impact of COVID-19 on the future of education and health care delivery and multiple guidelines.

Guidelines

Evidence-Based Risk Mitigation and Stratification During COVID-19 for Return to Interventional Pain Practice: American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP) Guidelines

Shalini Shah, MD, Sudhir Diwan, MD, Amol Soin, MD, Kartic Rajput, MD, PhD, Amit Mahajan, MBBS, Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD, Alan D. Kaye, MD, PhD, Joshua A. Hirsch, MD, and Christopher Gharibo, MD

Triaging Interventional Pain Procedures During COVID-19 or Related Elective Surgery Restrictions: Evidence-Informed Guidance from the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP)

Christopher Gharibo, MD, Amit Sharma, MD, Amol Soin, MD, Shalini Shah, MD, Sudhir Diwan, MD, Ricardo Buenaventura, MD, Devi E. Nampiaparampil, MD, Steve M. Aydin, DO, Sanjay Bakshi, MD, Salahadin Abdi, MD, PhD, Sachin “Sunny” Jha, MD, MS, Harold J. Cordner, MD, Alan D. Kaye, MD, PhD, Alaa Abd-Elsayed, MD, Kenneth D. Candido, MD, Nebojsa Nick Knezevic, MD, PhD, Sairam Atluri, MD, Bradley W. Wargo, DO, Mahendra R. Sanapati, MD, Sukdeb Datta, MD, Joshua A. Hirsch, MD, and Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD

Systematic Review

Lack of Superiority of Epidural Injections with Lidocaine with Steroids Compared to Without Steroids in Spinal Pain: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Nebojsa Nick Knezevic, MD, PhD, Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD, Ivan Urits, MD, Vwaire Orhurhu, MD, MPH, Brahma Prasad Vangala, MBBS, Rachana Vanaparthy, MBBS, Mahendra R. Sanapati, MD, Shalini Shah, MD, Amol Soin, MD, Amit Mahajan, MBBS, Sairam Atluri, MD, Alan D. Kaye, MD, PhD, and Joshua A. Hirsch, MD

Survey

The Effect of COVID-19 on Interventional Pain Management Practices: A Physician Burnout Survey

Sachin “Sunny” Jha, MD, MS, Shalini Shah, MD, Michael David Calderon, MS, Amol Soin, MD, and Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD

AND SO MUCH MORE...

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