Technique for CT Fluoroscopy-Guided Lumbar Medial Branch Blocks and Radiofrequency Ablation.

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Journal Article

OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study is to describe the procedure for CT fluoroscopy-guided lumbar medial branch blocks and facet radiofrequency ablation. CONCLUSION: CT fluoroscopic guidance allows more-precise needle tip positioning and is an alternative method for performing medial branch blocks and facet radiofrequency ablation.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Amrhein, TJ; Joshi, AB; Kranz, PG

Published Date

  • September 2016

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 207 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 631 - 634

PubMed ID

  • 27276532

Pubmed Central ID

  • 27276532

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1546-3141

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2214/AJR.15.15694

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States