Ramsin M Benyamin

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A systematic evaluation of thoracic interlaminar epidural injections
    Ramsin M Benyamin
    Millennium Pain Center, Bloomington, IL, USA
    Pain Physician 15:E497-514. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of lumbar interlaminar epidural injections in managing chronic low back and lower extremity pain
    Ramsin M Benyamin
    Millennium Pain Center, Bloomington, IL, USA
    Pain Physician 15:E363-404. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of the effectiveness of cervical epidurals in the management of chronic neck pain
    Ramsin M Benyamin
    Millennium Pain Center, Bloomington, IL 61701, USA
    Pain Physician 12:137-57. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint A perfect storm in interventional pain management: regulated, but unbalanced
    Ramsin M Benyamin
    Millennium Pain Center, Bloomington, IL 61701, USA
    Pain Physician 13:109-16. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint A randomized, double-blind, active-controlled trial of fluoroscopic lumbar interlaminar epidural injections in chronic axial or discogenic low back pain: results of 2-year follow-up
    Laxmaiah Manchikanti
    Pain Management Center of Paducah, Paducah, KY and University of Louisville, Louisville, KY and Millennium Pain Center, Bloomington, IL, and University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, IL
    Pain Physician 16:E491-504. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint An update of the systematic appraisal of the accuracy and utility of lumbar discography in chronic low back pain
    Laxmaiah Manchikanti
    Pain Management Center of Paducah, Paducah, KY, USA
    Pain Physician 16:SE55-95. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Assessment of bleeding risk of interventional techniques: a best evidence synthesis of practice patterns and perioperative management of anticoagulant and antithrombotic therapy
    Laxmaiah Manchikanti
    Pain Management Center of Paducah, Paducah, KY, USA
    Pain Physician 16:SE261-318. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Corticosteroid induced psychosis in the pain management setting
    Ramsin M Benyamin
    Millennium Pain Center, Bloomington, IL 61701, USA
    Pain Physician 11:917-20. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint An update of the systematic assessment of mechanical lumbar disc decompression with nucleoplasty
    Laxmaiah Manchikanti
    Pain Management Center of Paducah, Paducah, KY, USA
    Pain Physician 16:SE25-54. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous lumbar mechanical disc decompression utilizing Dekompressor®: an update of current evidence
    Laxmaiah Manchikanti
    Pain Management Center of Paducah, Paducah, KY, USA
    Pain Physician 16:SE1-24. 2013

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint A systematic evaluation of thoracic interlaminar epidural injections
    Ramsin M Benyamin
    Millennium Pain Center, Bloomington, IL, USA
    Pain Physician 15:E497-514. 2012
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  2. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of lumbar interlaminar epidural injections in managing chronic low back and lower extremity pain
    Ramsin M Benyamin
    Millennium Pain Center, Bloomington, IL, USA
    Pain Physician 15:E363-404. 2012
    ..Consequently, the debate continues with regards to the effectiveness, indications, and medical necessity of interlaminar epidural injections...
  3. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of the effectiveness of cervical epidurals in the management of chronic neck pain
    Ramsin M Benyamin
    Millennium Pain Center, Bloomington, IL 61701, USA
    Pain Physician 12:137-57. 2009
    ..However, the literature supporting cervical epidural steroids in managing chronic pain problems has been scant and no systematic review dedicated to the evaluation of cervical interlaminar epidurals has been performed in the past...
  4. ncbi request reprint A perfect storm in interventional pain management: regulated, but unbalanced
    Ramsin M Benyamin
    Millennium Pain Center, Bloomington, IL 61701, USA
    Pain Physician 13:109-16. 2010
    ..Issues to be addressed include appropriate use of evidence-based medicine (EBM), overuse, overutilization, and abuse...
  5. ncbi request reprint A randomized, double-blind, active-controlled trial of fluoroscopic lumbar interlaminar epidural injections in chronic axial or discogenic low back pain: results of 2-year follow-up
    Laxmaiah Manchikanti
    Pain Management Center of Paducah, Paducah, KY and University of Louisville, Louisville, KY and Millennium Pain Center, Bloomington, IL, and University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, IL
    Pain Physician 16:E491-504. 2013
    ..However, there is continued debate on the effectiveness, indications, and medical necessity of all modalities treatments in managing axial or discogenic pain in the lumbar spine...
  6. ncbi request reprint An update of the systematic appraisal of the accuracy and utility of lumbar discography in chronic low back pain
    Laxmaiah Manchikanti
    Pain Management Center of Paducah, Paducah, KY, USA
    Pain Physician 16:SE55-95. 2013
    ..Despite the extensive literature, intense debate continues about lumbar discography as a diagnostic tool...
  7. ncbi request reprint Assessment of bleeding risk of interventional techniques: a best evidence synthesis of practice patterns and perioperative management of anticoagulant and antithrombotic therapy
    Laxmaiah Manchikanti
    Pain Management Center of Paducah, Paducah, KY, USA
    Pain Physician 16:SE261-318. 2013
    ..Overall, there is a paucity of literature on the subject of bleeding risk in interventional pain management along with practice patterns and perioperative management of anticoagulant and anti-thrombotic therapy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Corticosteroid induced psychosis in the pain management setting
    Ramsin M Benyamin
    Millennium Pain Center, Bloomington, IL 61701, USA
    Pain Physician 11:917-20. 2008
    ..Synthetic corticosteroids are commonly utilized in interventional pain management procedures. These substances have potential side-effects including psychological adverse events...
  9. ncbi request reprint An update of the systematic assessment of mechanical lumbar disc decompression with nucleoplasty
    Laxmaiah Manchikanti
    Pain Management Center of Paducah, Paducah, KY, USA
    Pain Physician 16:SE25-54. 2013
    ..There is a paucity of evidence for all decompression techniques, specifically alternative techniques including nucleoplasty...
  10. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous lumbar mechanical disc decompression utilizing Dekompressor®: an update of current evidence
    Laxmaiah Manchikanti
    Pain Management Center of Paducah, Paducah, KY, USA
    Pain Physician 16:SE1-24. 2013
    ..There is a continued paucity of evidence for all decompression techniques...
  11. ncbi request reprint Value-based interventional pain management: a review of medicare national and local coverage determination policies
    Laxmaiah Manchikanti
    Pain Management Center of Paducah, Paducah, KY 42003, USA
    Pain Physician 16:E145-80. 2013
    ..This manuscript describes NCDs and LCDs and the process of development, their development, issues related to the development, and finally their relation to interventional pain management...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cost utility analysis of caudal epidural injections in the treatment of lumbar disc herniation, axial or discogenic low back pain, central spinal stenosis, and post lumbar surgery syndrome
    Laxmaiah Manchikanti
    Pain Management Center of Paducah, Paducah, KY 42003, USA
    Pain Physician 16:E129-43. 2013
    ..There has not been any cost utility analysis studies of epidural injections in large randomized trials performed in interventional pain management settings...
  13. ncbi request reprint Assessment of practice patterns of perioperative management of antiplatelet and anticoagulant therapy in interventional pain management
    Laxmaiah Manchikanti
    Pain Management Center of Paducah, Paducah, KY, USA
    Pain Physician 15:E955-68. 2012
    ..Even then, interventionalists seem to routinely discontinue all antithrombotic therapy prior to all interventional pain management techniques...
  14. ncbi request reprint Thoracic interlaminar epidural injections in managing chronic thoracic pain: a randomized, double-blind, controlled trial with a 2-year follow-up
    Laxmaiah Manchikanti
    Pain Management Center of Paducah, Paducah, KY, and University of Louisville, Louisville, KY and Millennium Pain Center, Bloomington, IL
    Pain Physician 17:E327-38. 2014
    ..Thoracic epidural injections are one of the commonly performed procedures in managing thoracic pain. The efficacy of thoracic epidural injections has not been well studied...
  15. ncbi request reprint Preliminary results of a randomized, double-blind, controlled trial of fluoroscopic lumbar interlaminar epidural injections in managing chronic lumbar discogenic pain without disc herniation or radiculitis
    Laxmaiah Manchikanti
    Pain Management Center of Paducah, Paducah, KY and Millennium Pain Center, Bloomington, IL, USA
    Pain Physician 13:E279-92. 2010
    ..However, little evidence exists regarding the effectiveness, indications, and medical necessity of lumbar epidural injections in managing axial low back pain without disc herniation or radiculitis...
  16. ncbi request reprint Pulsed radiofrequency modulates pain regulatory gene expression along the nociceptive pathway
    Ricardo Vallejo
    Millennium Pain Center, Bloomington, IL and Biology Department, Illinois State University, Normal, IL Psychology Department, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL Teknon Medical Center, Barcelona, Spain and Anesthesiology Department, Medical S
    Pain Physician 16:E601-13. 2013
    ..This is the first study examining the modulated expression of pain regulatory genes following the induction of the spared nerve injury (SNI) pain model and subsequently treated with PRF therapy...
  17. ncbi request reprint Pulsed radiofrequency denervation for the treatment of sacroiliac joint syndrome
    Ricardo Vallejo
    Millennium Pain Center, Bloomington, Illinois, USA
    Pain Med 7:429-34. 2006
    ..We present a prospective case series on the treatment of intractable SIJ dysfunction with pulsed radiofrequency denervation (PRFD) of lateral branches from L4-S3...