There are several types of spinal injections, often referred to as nerve blocks or blocks. They may be used for both pain relief and diagnostic purposes. Common spinal injections include: Epidural Steroid Injection, Facet Injections, and Selective Nerve Root Block.
|Purpose||Patients||Patients with evaluations||Perceived Effectiveness|
|Pain in lower back||7||4|
|Numbness and Tingling with Pins and Needles||1||1|
|Pain in hips||1||1|
|Herniated disks in lower back, L4 and L5||1||0||
|Shooting pain down my arms and hands||1||0||
- Can't tell