A single glucocorticoid injection provides only short-term relief from chronic low back pain

A single glucocorticoid injection provides only short-term relief from chronic low back pain

A single intradiscal glucocorticoid injection reduces low back pain associated with active discopathy at 1 month for patients in which first-line conservative treatments had failed. However, the effect decreased over time. The results of a randomized trial are published in Annals of Internal Medicine.

A single intradiscal glucocorticoid injection reduces low back pain associated with active discopathy at 1 month for patients in which first-line conservative treatments had failed. However, the effect decreased over time. The results of a randomized trial are published in Annals of Internal Medicine.

Source: Medical News Today

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