Thomas T Simopoulos

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of the lumbar spine in a patient with a spinal cord stimulator
    Thomas T Simopoulos
    Harvard Medical School, Brookline, MA 02445, USA
    Pain Physician 16:E295-300. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint A systematic evaluation of prevalence and diagnostic accuracy of sacroiliac joint interventions
    Thomas T Simopoulos
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Pain Physician 15:E305-44. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Response to pulsed and continuous radiofrequency lesioning of the dorsal root ganglion and segmental nerves in patients with chronic lumbar radicular pain
    Thomas T Simopoulos
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Pain Physician 11:137-44. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Vertebral osteomyelitis: a potentially catastrophic outcome after lumbar epidural steroid injection
    Thomas T Simopoulos
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Pain Physician 11:693-7. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Low and therapeutic doses of antidepressants are associated with similar response in the context of multimodal treatment of pain
    Zahid H Bajwa
    Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Pain Physician 12:893-900. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Retrospective review of the efficacy and safety of repeated pulsed and continuous radiofrequency lesioning of the dorsal root ganglion/segmental nerve for lumbar radicular pain
    Jyotsna V Nagda
    Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Pain Physician 14:371-6. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Use of meperidine in patient-controlled analgesia and the development of a normeperidine toxic reaction
    Thomas T Simopoulos
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Postoperative Pain Services, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Surg 137:84-8. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Pulsed radiofrequency of lumbar dorsal root ganglia for chronic post-amputation stump pain
    Vidya Ramanavarapu
    Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pain Physician 11:561-6. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Fundamentals of interventional pain medicine
    Mohamed A Elkersh
    Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Neurologist 11:285-93. 2005

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of the lumbar spine in a patient with a spinal cord stimulator
    Thomas T Simopoulos
    Harvard Medical School, Brookline, MA 02445, USA
    Pain Physician 16:E295-300. 2013
    ..There is an increased probability that these 2 incompatible modalities may be accidentally used in the same patient...
  2. ncbi request reprint A systematic evaluation of prevalence and diagnostic accuracy of sacroiliac joint interventions
    Thomas T Simopoulos
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Pain Physician 15:E305-44. 2012
    ..Based on present knowledge, a proper diagnosis can only be made using controlled diagnostic blocks. The diagnosis and treatment of sacroiliac joint pain continue to be characterized by wide variability and a paucity of the literature...
  3. ncbi request reprint Response to pulsed and continuous radiofrequency lesioning of the dorsal root ganglion and segmental nerves in patients with chronic lumbar radicular pain
    Thomas T Simopoulos
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Pain Physician 11:137-44. 2008
    ..We aimed to prospectively evaluate the response and safety of pulsed and continuous radiofrequecy lesioning of the dorsal root ganglion/segmental nerves in patients with chronic lumbosacral radicular pain...
  4. ncbi request reprint Vertebral osteomyelitis: a potentially catastrophic outcome after lumbar epidural steroid injection
    Thomas T Simopoulos
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Pain Physician 11:693-7. 2008
    ..We emphasize early patient evaluation, consideration of infectious predisposing factors, sterile technique, and skin disinfectant...
  5. ncbi request reprint Low and therapeutic doses of antidepressants are associated with similar response in the context of multimodal treatment of pain
    Zahid H Bajwa
    Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Pain Physician 12:893-900. 2009
    ..In the past decade more antidepressants from different chemical classes have become available and are being used for the treatment of both chronic pain and depression...
  6. ncbi request reprint Retrospective review of the efficacy and safety of repeated pulsed and continuous radiofrequency lesioning of the dorsal root ganglion/segmental nerve for lumbar radicular pain
    Jyotsna V Nagda
    Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Pain Physician 14:371-6. 2011
    ..Radiofrequency has been used to treat chronic radicular pain for over 30 years; however, there is a paucity of literature about the safety and efficacy of repeat radiofrequency lesioning...
  7. ncbi request reprint Use of meperidine in patient-controlled analgesia and the development of a normeperidine toxic reaction
    Thomas T Simopoulos
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Postoperative Pain Services, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Arch Surg 137:84-8. 2002
    ..Intravenous patient-controlled analgesia (IV PCA) meperidine hydrochloride can be used with a reasonable margin of safety...
  8. ncbi request reprint Pulsed radiofrequency of lumbar dorsal root ganglia for chronic post-amputation stump pain
    Vidya Ramanavarapu
    Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pain Physician 11:561-6. 2008
    ..If pharmacotherapy does not provide effective analgesia for stump pain, a clinician has interventional options that frequently give only transient benefit, or have a high chance of failure in the long run...
  9. ncbi request reprint Fundamentals of interventional pain medicine
    Mohamed A Elkersh
    Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Neurologist 11:285-93. 2005
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