Follow-Up Study Finds Lumbar Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injections Offer Only Temporary Pain Relief

Follow-Up Study Finds Lumbar Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injections Offer Only Temporary Pain Relief

A post-five-year physician follow-up of a predetermined study group of patients who had received lumbar transforaminal epidural steroid injections (TFESI’s) to treat acute unilateral lumbar pain from their single level herniated nucleus found that, although the procedure offered temporary relief, most patients reported needed some type of additional pain intervention (medicinal, another TFESI, or back […]

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