PAIN THRESHOLDS HELP TO DETERMINE THE OPTIMAL DURATION OF KETAMINE TREATMENT 

MAY 7, 2010

The following 20-minute video illustrates how the measurement of pain thresholds helps to determine the optimal duration of ketamine treatment necessary to obtain the best outcome in patients with CRPS

 

 

 

 

Pre and Post Treatment 20-Minute Video ~ 340K

 

 

 

 

 

Addendum: 

April 30, 2012 (Second Infusion)

The patient tolerated up to 300mg per hour of ketamine with stable vital signs.  The patient had no nausea or vomiting with prescribed Zofran and no adverse hallucinations.

The patient showed improvement in pain thresholds associated with an improvement in function.

Liver function tests are pending from Canada.

 

 

 

 

PAIN THRESHOLDS FOR NORMAL SUBJECTS

 

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