rheumatology
Back pain

No point to steroid injections for low back pain


Steroid injections provide only short term relief for people with chronic low back pain, a French study confirms. The study of 135 participants with chronic low back pain and Modic type 1 lesions found more than half of the patients (55%) who received an image guided intradiscal glucocorticoid injection had pain intensity below the threshold of ...

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