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Efficacy of Epidural Injections in the Treatment of Lumbar Central Spinal Stenosis: A Systematic Review

Laxmaiah Manchikanti 1 , 2 , * , Alan David Kaye 3 , Kavita Manchikanti 4 , Mark Boswell 1 , Vidyasagar Pampati 1 and Joshua Hirsch 5
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1 Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, USA
2 Pain Management Center of Paducah, Paducah, USA
3 Department of Anesthesia, LSU Health Science Center, New Orleans, USA
4 University of Kentucky Medical School, University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
5 Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
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  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine: February 01, 2015, 5 (1); e23139
  • Published Online: February 1, 2015
  • Article Type: Review Article
  • Received: August 29, 2014
  • Accepted: September 12, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/aapm.23139

To Cite: Manchikanti L, Kaye A D, Manchikanti K, Boswell M, Pampati V, et al. Efficacy of Epidural Injections in the Treatment of Lumbar Central Spinal Stenosis: A Systematic Review, Anesth Pain Med. 2015 ; 5(1):e23139. doi: 10.5812/aapm.23139.

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1. Context
2. Evidence Acquisition
4. Results
5. Discussion
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