Tag: pain

Guide to Implantable Devices for Intrathecal Therapy, 4/5/2018

For more from, Practical Pain Management go to the link to the original article at: https://www.practicalpainmanagement.com/treatments/interventional/pumps/guide-implantable-devices-intrathecal-therapy?page=0,1 Opioid intrathecal therapy offers the advantage of delivering medication directly to the dorsal horn of the spinal cord—increasing potency and reducing the systemic exposure—thus reducing side effects. By Jason E. Pope, MD and Timothy R. Deer, MD Page 1…

This is where we’re at…

I just heard these words from my wound doctor who is also a vascular surgeon, “This is where we’re at… A year ago this month I had to have vascular surgery on my lower left leg due to a failed blood vessel valve. Since that time I have been going into the wound therapy clinic…