Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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Cooled Radiofrequency Ablation of Genicular Nerves for Knee Osteoarthritis Pain: A Letter to Editor

Menno E Sluijter 1 , * and Alexandre Teixeira 2
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1 Department of Pain Medicine, Swiss Paraplegic Center, Nottwil, Switzerland
2 Clinica de Dor, Porto, Portugal
Article information
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine: June 2017, 7 (3); e46940
  • Published Online: April 8, 2017
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: February 22, 2017
  • Accepted: February 22, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/aapm.46940

To Cite: Sluijter M E, Teixeira A. Cooled Radiofrequency Ablation of Genicular Nerves for Knee Osteoarthritis Pain: A Letter to Editor, Anesth Pain Med. 2017 ; 7(3):e46940. doi: 10.5812/aapm.46940.

Copyright © 2017, Iranian Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ISRAPM). This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License ( which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
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