PAIN PHYSICIAN, vol.25, no.1, 2022 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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Title of Journal :
Spine, epidural injections, radiation, radiation exposure, fluoroscopy, prevention, device safety, MANAGING CHRONIC PAIN, MEDICARE POPULATION, STEROID INJECTIONS, DOUBLE-BLIND, EXPOSURE, MANAGEMENT, GROWTH, SAFETY
Background: Although fluoroscopy-guided interventional therapies have declined in recent years, radiation exposure remains a critical issue for both patients and medical staff. Radiation exposure varies according to the physicians' experience, procedure time, patients' body mass index (BMI), imaging techniques, and the type of procedure performed.