Do informative leaflets affect pre-procedural anxiety and immediate pain after transforaminal epidural steroid injections? A prospective randomized controlled study

Ozdemir Y. B., ŞENCAN S., Ercalik T., Kokar S., GÜNDÜZ O. H.

AGRI-THE JOURNAL OF THE TURKISH SOCIETY OF ALGOLOGY, vol.33, no.1, pp.1-6, 2021 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier identifier


Objectives: The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of an informative leaflet provided to patients before a lumbar transforaminal epidural steroid injection (TFESI) on the level of immediate pain and pre-procedural anxiety.