Editor-in-Chief: Alaa Abd-Elsayed, MD, PhD

Pain Medicine Case Reports is an open access electronic publication of The American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians and a Clinical Companion Journal to Pain Physician.

Pain Medicine Case Reports is a peer-reviewed, multi-disciplinary, open access journal written by and directed to an audience of interventional pain physicians, clinicians and basic scientists with an interest in interventional pain management and pain medicine.

Pain Medicine Case Reports presents the latest studies, research, and information vital to those in the emerging specialty of interventional pain management – and critical to the people they serve.


Current issue highlights: (July 2020, Volume 4, Issue 4)

  1. Spinal Cord Stimulation in the Treatment of Neuropathic Pain Associated with Syrinx Developed after Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
    Case Report
    Anastasios Sakellariou, MD, DMD, Lucien Alexander, MD, PhD, Jatinder Gill, MD, and Thomas Simopoulos, MD.
  2. Case of an Epidural Hematoma Following a Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection in a Patient Taking Aspirin and Duloxetine
    Case Report
    Jay Karri, MD, George C Chang Chien, DO, George Polson, MD, Scott McDaniel, MD, and Scott Glaser, MD.
  3. Successful Kyphoplasty in the Presence of Severe Retropulsion of Lumbar Spine without Neurological Deficits
    Case Report
    Ruben H. Schwartz, DO, Ivan Urits, MD, Samara Shipon, DO, and Omar Viswanath, MD.
  4. From Cancer Treatment to Cancer Survivorship: A Case Report Demonstrating the Dynamic Roles of Intrathecal Drug Delivery System in Various Phases of Cancer Care
    Case Report
    Po-Yi Paul Su, MD, Lawrence Poree, MD, PhD, and Ann Cai Shah, MD.
  5. Interventional Spine Considerations for Radiosensitivity in a Patient with Ligase IV Syndrome
    Case Report
    David J. Kohns, DO, and Mahmood Gharib, MD.
  6. Pain Management Techniques for Loin Pain Hematuria Syndrome Case Report
    Case Report
    Akshay Bhatt, MD, Sarang Koushik, MD, and Naum Shaparin, MD.
  7. Caudal Epidural Blood Patch for Spontaneous Intracranial Hypotension in a Patient Receiving Dual Antiplatelet Therapy
    Case Report
    George M. Jeha, BS, Jihad G. Jiha, MD, Steven Zuckerman, MD, and Alan D. Kaye, MD, PhD.
  8. Successful Use of a Lumbar Erector Spinae Plane Block for Postoperative Analgesia after Decompression Laminectomy
    Case At A Glance
    Ruben H. Schwartz, DO, Ivan Urits, MD, Omar Viswanath, MD, Mark S. Eskander, MD, Matthew Eng, MD, Alan D. Kaye, MD, PhD, and Jonathan P. Eskander, MD.