Learn about the important elements in the safe performance of interventional pain procedures. Adherence to these practices will help decrease the risk of preventable complications.
Fred DeFrancesch, MD; Milton H. Landers, DO, PhD; Kevin Martinez, MD; George Rappard, MD; Milan P. Stojanovic, MD; and Yakov Vorobeychik, MD, PhD on behalf of the International Pain & Spine Intervention Society’s Standards Division and Evidence Analysis Committee
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Materials presented in this activity have been made available by the International Pain & Spine Intervention Society for educational purposes only. We reserve all rights to such material.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- List contraindications to the procedure, and
- Identify best practices to ensure patient safety during interventional pain procedures.
Activity Reviewer: Bunty Shah, MD
The reviewer has no financial relationships with ACCME-defined ineligible companies to disclose.
The International Pain & Spine Intervention Society (IPSIS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation Statement
IPSIS designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Original Release Date: 08/14/2020
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Kevin Martinez, MD
Stock Options: Discgenics
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Renewal Date: 07/05/2023
Expiration Date: 07/04/2026