T R Deer

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Publications

  1. ncbi Clinical experience with intrathecal bupivacaine in combination with opioid for the treatment of chronic pain related to failed back surgery syndrome and metastatic cancer pain of the spine
    Timothy R Deer
    Center for Pain Relief, 1201 Washington Street, Suite 100, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Spine J 2:274-8. 2002
  2. doi Minimally invasive lumbar decompression for the treatment of spinal stenosis of the lumbar spine
    Timothy Deer
    West Virginia University School of Medicine, 400 Court Street, Suite 100, Charleston, WV 25301, USA and The Center for Pain Relief, Inc, 400 Court Street, Suite 100, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Pain Manag 2:457-65. 2012
  3. ncbi Study of percutaneous lumbar decompression and treatment algorithm for patients suffering from neurogenic claudication
    Timothy R Deer
    The Center for Pain Relief, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Pain Physician 15:451-60. 2012
  4. doi A prospective study of dorsal root ganglion stimulation for the relief of chronic pain
    Timothy R Deer
    Center for Pain Relief, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Neuromodulation 16:67-71; discussion 71-2. 2013
  5. doi Polyanalgesic Consensus Conference--2012: consensus on diagnosis, detection, and treatment of catheter-tip granulomas (inflammatory masses)
    Timothy R Deer
    Center for Pain Relief, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Neuromodulation 15:483-95; discussion 496. 2012
  6. doi Polyanalgesic Consensus Conference--2012: recommendations on trialing for intrathecal (intraspinal) drug delivery: report of an interdisciplinary expert panel
    Timothy R Deer
    Center for Pain Relief, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Neuromodulation 15:420-35; discussion 435. 2012
  7. doi Polyanalgesic Consensus Conference 2012: recommendations for the management of pain by intrathecal (intraspinal) drug delivery: report of an interdisciplinary expert panel
    Timothy R Deer
    Center for Pain Relief, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Neuromodulation 15:436-64; discussion 464-6. 2012
  8. doi Polyanalgesic Consensus Conference--2012: recommendations to reduce morbidity and mortality in intrathecal drug delivery in the treatment of chronic pain
    Timothy R Deer
    Center for Pain Relief, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Neuromodulation 15:467-82; discussion 482. 2012
  9. doi The prospective evaluation of safety and success of a new method of introducing percutaneous paddle leads and complex arrays with an epidural access system
    Timothy Deer
    Center for Pain Relief, Charleston, West Virginia, USA
    Neuromodulation 15:21-9; discussion 29-30. 2012
  10. ncbi Comprehensive consensus based guidelines on intrathecal drug delivery systems in the treatment of pain caused by cancer pain
    Timothy R Deer
    The Center for Pain Relief, Inc, Charleston, WV, USA
    Pain Physician 14:E283-312. 2011

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Publications25

  1. ncbi Clinical experience with intrathecal bupivacaine in combination with opioid for the treatment of chronic pain related to failed back surgery syndrome and metastatic cancer pain of the spine
    Timothy R Deer
    Center for Pain Relief, 1201 Washington Street, Suite 100, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Spine J 2:274-8. 2002
    ..The patients had pain related to failed back surgery syndrome or metastatic cancer to the spine...
  2. doi Minimally invasive lumbar decompression for the treatment of spinal stenosis of the lumbar spine
    Timothy Deer
    West Virginia University School of Medicine, 400 Court Street, Suite 100, Charleston, WV 25301, USA and The Center for Pain Relief, Inc, 400 Court Street, Suite 100, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Pain Manag 2:457-65. 2012
    ..This is a major innovation in patient care and a step to reduce risks while minimizing costs. ..
  3. ncbi Study of percutaneous lumbar decompression and treatment algorithm for patients suffering from neurogenic claudication
    Timothy R Deer
    The Center for Pain Relief, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Pain Physician 15:451-60. 2012
    ..Symptomatic LSS patients may also suffer from radicular pain, which is a persistent pain transmitted through neural pathways, and is associated with inflammation of the exiting nerve root...
  4. doi A prospective study of dorsal root ganglion stimulation for the relief of chronic pain
    Timothy R Deer
    Center for Pain Relief, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Neuromodulation 16:67-71; discussion 71-2. 2013
    ..The article aims to study the safety and effectiveness of dorsal root ganglion (DRG) stimulation with a new device in the treatment of chronic pain...
  5. doi Polyanalgesic Consensus Conference--2012: consensus on diagnosis, detection, and treatment of catheter-tip granulomas (inflammatory masses)
    Timothy R Deer
    Center for Pain Relief, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Neuromodulation 15:483-95; discussion 496. 2012
    ..The use of opioids has been associated with noninfectious inflammatory masses at the tip of the intrathecal catheter, which can result in neurologic complications...
  6. doi Polyanalgesic Consensus Conference--2012: recommendations on trialing for intrathecal (intraspinal) drug delivery: report of an interdisciplinary expert panel
    Timothy R Deer
    Center for Pain Relief, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Neuromodulation 15:420-35; discussion 435. 2012
    ..Trialing for intrathecal pump placement is an essential part of the decision-making process in placing a permanent device. In both the United States and the international community, the proper method for trialing is ill defined...
  7. doi Polyanalgesic Consensus Conference 2012: recommendations for the management of pain by intrathecal (intraspinal) drug delivery: report of an interdisciplinary expert panel
    Timothy R Deer
    Center for Pain Relief, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Neuromodulation 15:436-64; discussion 464-6. 2012
    ..The Polyanalgesic Consensus Conference (PACC) panel of experts convened in 2000, 2003, and 2007 to make recommendations on the rational use of IT analgesics based on preclinical and clinical literature and clinical experiences...
  8. doi Polyanalgesic Consensus Conference--2012: recommendations to reduce morbidity and mortality in intrathecal drug delivery in the treatment of chronic pain
    Timothy R Deer
    Center for Pain Relief, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Neuromodulation 15:467-82; discussion 482. 2012
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  9. doi The prospective evaluation of safety and success of a new method of introducing percutaneous paddle leads and complex arrays with an epidural access system
    Timothy Deer
    Center for Pain Relief, Charleston, West Virginia, USA
    Neuromodulation 15:21-9; discussion 29-30. 2012
    ..We will both describe the technique and review the outcomes of some of the early cases...
  10. ncbi Comprehensive consensus based guidelines on intrathecal drug delivery systems in the treatment of pain caused by cancer pain
    Timothy R Deer
    The Center for Pain Relief, Inc, Charleston, WV, USA
    Pain Physician 14:E283-312. 2011
    ..However, there is a scarcity of comprehensive guidelines in implanting IT drug delivery systems in the treatment of pain caused by cancer...
  11. ncbi Consensus guidelines for the selection and implantation of patients with noncancer pain for intrathecal drug delivery
    Timothy R Deer
    Center for Pain Relief, Inc, Charleston, West Virginia 25301, USA
    Pain Physician 13:E175-213. 2010
    ..These consensus guidelines are intended to assist with weighing this risk/benefit ratio of intrathecal therapy, thereby minimizing the potential for treatment failure, unacceptable adverse effects, and excess mortality...
  12. doi Prospective clinical study of a new implantable peripheral nerve stimulation device to treat chronic pain
    Timothy R Deer
    The Center for Pain Relief, Inc, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Clin J Pain 26:359-72. 2010
    ..To evaluate clinical use of the StimRouter, an investigational implanted peripheral nerve stimulator for treating chronic neuropathic pain, using the median nerve as a model for that general application...
  13. ncbi New image-guided ultra-minimally invasive lumbar decompression method: the mild procedure
    Timothy R Deer
    Center for Pain Relief, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Pain Physician 13:35-41. 2010
    ..The objective of this technical report is to evaluate the acute safety of the mild procedure...
  14. ncbi Intrathecal ziconotide and opioid combination therapy for noncancer pain: an observational study
    Timothy R Deer
    The Center for Pain Relief, Inc, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Pain Physician 12:E291-6. 2009
    ..Although ziconotide is approved by the US Food and Drug Administration for monotherapy, it is sometimes used in combination with other intrathecal drugs for the management of intractable pain conditions in clinical practice...
  15. doi Practice choices and challenges in the current intrathecal therapy environment: an online survey
    Timothy R Deer
    The Center for Pain Relief, Charleston, West Virginia, USA
    Pain Med 10:304-9. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate current practice characteristics, treatment choices, clinical experiences, and economic concerns associated with intrathecal therapy...
  16. ncbi Spinal cord stimulation for the treatment of angina and peripheral vascular disease
    Timothy R Deer
    The Center for Pain Relief, 400 Court Street, Suite 100, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 13:18-23. 2009
    ..This article also examines possible study protocols to further examine the overall outcome of these therapies...
  17. ncbi Current and future trends in spinal cord stimulation for chronic pain
    T R Deer
    The Center for Pain Relief, 1201 Washington Street East, Suite 100, Charleston, WV 25301, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 5:503-9. 2001
    ..Technologic advances such as multi-lead and multi-electrode arrays are also discussed in regard to the impact these developments have on the clinical application of the therapy...
  18. ncbi Inflammatory mass of an intrathecal catheter in patients receiving baclofen as a sole agent: a report of two cases and a review of the identification and treatment of the complication
    Timothy R Deer
    The Center for Pain Relief, Charleston, West Virginia and Department of Anesthesiologoy, West Virginia University, Charleston, West Virginia 25301, USA
    Pain Med 8:259-62. 2007
    ..Intrathecal baclofen has been used to treat spasticity secondary to stroke, multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, and other neurological disease...
  19. ncbi Spinal cord stimulation for refractory angina pectoris and peripheral vascular disease
    Timothy R Deer
    The Center for Pain Relief, Charleston, West Virginia 25301, USA
    Pain Physician 9:347-52. 2006
    ..In this publication, we review the current literature on these two indications and present case examples of both therapies...
  20. ncbi Intrathecal drug delivery for treatment of chronic low back pain: report from the National Outcomes Registry for Low Back Pain
    Timothy Deer
    Center for Pain Relief, Charleston, West Virginia 25301, USA
    Pain Med 5:6-13. 2004
    ..To obtain data on patient demographics, clinical practices, and long-term outcomes for patients with chronic low back pain treated with implantable drug-delivery systems...
  21. ncbi Stability, compatibility, and safety of intrathecal bupivacaine administered chronically via an implantable delivery system
    K R Hildebrand
    Drug Delivery Ventures, Medtronic, Inc, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55432-5604, USA
    Clin J Pain 17:239-44. 2001
    ..In this study, chronic supplementation of intrathecal opioids with bupivacaine was a safe method for providing continued management of chronic pain of cancer or noncancer origin...
  22. ncbi Interventional techniques: evidence-based practice guidelines in the management of chronic spinal pain
    Mark V Boswell
    American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, Paducah, KY 42001, USA
    Pain Physician 10:7-111. 2007
    ..The evidence-based practice guidelines for the management of chronic spinal pain with interventional techniques were developed to provide recommendations to clinicians in the United States...
  23. ncbi Intrathecal drug delivery
    Howard S Smith
    Department of Anesthesiology, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY 12208, USA
    Pain Physician 11:S89-S104. 2008
    ..Further clinical studies are needed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of new intrathecal drugs, the complications related to these devices, and the proper selection of patients to receive these treatments...
  24. ncbi Opioid guidelines in the management of chronic non-cancer pain
    Andrea M Trescot
    American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, Paducah, KY 42001, USA
    Pain Physician 9:1-39. 2006
    ..However, available evidence suggests a wide variance in the use of opioids, as documented by different medical specialties, medical boards, advocacy groups, and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)...
  25. ncbi Polyanalgesic Consensus Conference 2003: an update on the management of pain by intraspinal drug delivery-- report of an expert panel
    Samuel J Hassenbusch
    Department of Neurosurgery, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77030, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 27:540-63. 2004
    ..Based on the best available evidence and expert opinion, consensus recommendations were developed in all these areas. The panel's conclusions may provide a foundation for clinical practice and a rational basis for new research...