Editor-in-Chief: Kenneth D. Candido, MD

Interventional Pain Management Reports (IPM Reports) is an open access electronic publication of The American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians and a Clinical Companion Journal to Pain Physician.

IPM 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.

IPM 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: (December 2017, Volume 1, Issue 6)

  1. Cost Calculation Methodology Exacerbates Site-of-Service Differentials by 10- to 18-Fold for Soft Tissue and Joint Injections in Hospital Outpatient Departments
    Case Report
    Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD, Vidyasagar Pampati, MSc, Ramsin M. Benyamin, MD, and Joshua A. Hirsch, MD.
  2. Pulsed Radiofrequency Application at Some Dorsal Root Ganglions Could Cause Drastic Neuromodulation throughout the Whole Body
    Case Report
    Young-Chang Arai, MD, PhD, Shuichi Aono, PhD, Makoto Nishihara, MD, and Tatsunori Ikemoto, MD.
  3. Spinal Accessory Nerve Palsy following Cervical Cooled Radiofrequency Ablation: A Case Report and Review of the Literature
    Case Report
    Neelay S. Thakkar, MD, Matthew J. Gray, MD, Shilpa S. Ramesh, MD, John H. Vetter, MD, and Tristan E. Weaver, MD.
  4. Thoracic Epidural Blood Patch Improves Neurologic Symptoms Following Surgical Evacuation of Bilateral Subdural Hematomas: A Case Report
    Case Report
    Anthony Halupa, DO, Michael Dorbad, DO, Mary Herman, MD, PhD, and Abdel Ragab, MD.
  5. Implanted Spinal Cord Stimulator Dysfunction After Electrical Shock
    Case Report
    Johnny L. Quick, MD, Edgar Martinez, MD, Russell Legg, MD, Hossam Ajabnoor, MBBS, and Joseph Atallah, MD.
  6. Phrenic Nerve Stimulation in a Patient with a Dorsal Column Stimulator
    Case Report
    Emily W. Petersen, MD, Daniel D. DuBose , Garrett K. Wright, MD, and Christopher J. Burnett, MD.
  7. Ketamine as a Vehicle for Change in Chronic Pain and Comorbid Addiction
    Case Report
    Siddharth S. Arora, DO, MS, Adrian Darryll Sulindro, MD, and George C Chang Chien, DO.