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: (April 2020, Volume 4, Issue 2)

  1. Stimulation of the Gasserian Ganglion for the Treatment of Refractory Trigeminal Neuralgia. Two Case Reports
    Case Report
    Shafik Boyaji, MD, Patricia R. Beschle, MD, and Edgar R. Ross, MD.
  2. Pre-Contrast Injection Multiple Needle Placement Technique: An Alternative Method for Performing Challenging Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injections for Radicular Pain
    Case Report
    Sanjeeva Gupta .
  3. Arachnoiditis with Intrathecal Morphine 12 Months Following Implantation of an Intrathecal Pump: Management Strategies and Review of the Literature
    Case Report/Literature Review
    Avijit Sharma, MD, Kanishka Rajput, MD, Thomas Halaszynski, MD, and Robert Chow, MD.
  4. Management of Pulmonary Emboli During a Spinal Cord Stimulator Trial: A Case Report
    Case Report
    Varun Rimmalapudi, MD, Kacey Montgomery, MD, and David Fairleigh, MD.
  5. Uterine Prolapse Following a Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injection: A Case Report
    Case Report
    Samantha Erosa, MD, Houman Danesh, MD, and Michele Silverstein, MD.
  6. Successful Spinal Cord Stimulator Trial Placement in a Patient with Presumed Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia Treated with Argatroban: A Case Report
    Case Report
    Mario Flores, DO, Elizabeth M. Leimer, MD, PhD, Scott Chamberlain, DO, Yousaf Chowdhry, MD, Andras Laufer, MD, and Ravneet Bhullar, MD.
  7. Efficacy of Erector Spinae Plane Block for Back Pain Referred from Visceral Pain in the Palliative Care Setting
    Case Report
    Kayo Takimoto, MD, and Mayu Ono, MD.