Dr. Cohen’s research focuses on pain, including neuropathic pain and fibromyalgia. Many of his studies examine the causes and treatment of injuries among U.S. soldiers.
Dr. Steven P. Cohen's Lab
Cohen SP, Atanelov L, Rammasubu C, Amasha R, Kurihara C, Verdun A, Duarte SS, Stambaugh T. "Can changes in vital signs be used to predict the response to lumbar facet blocks and radiofrequency denervation? A prospective, correlational study." Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2014 Jul-Aug;39(4):333-40. doi: 10.1097/AAP.0000000000000105.
Hsu E, Atanelov L, Plunkett AR, Chai N, Chen Y, Cohen SP. "Epidural lysis of adhesions for failed back surgery and spinal stenosis: factors associated with treatment outcome." Anesth Analg. 2014 Jan;118(1):215-24. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000000042.
Rauck RL, Cohen SP, Gilmore CA, North JM, Kapural L, Zang RH, Grill JH, Boggs JW. "Treatment of post-amputation pain with peripheral nerve stimulation." Neuromodulation. 2014 Feb;17(2):188-97. doi: 10.1111/ner.12102. Epub 2013 Aug 15.
Cohen SP, Hameed H, Kurihara C, Pasquina PF, Patel AM, Babade M, Griffith SR, Erdek ME, Jamison DE, Hurley RW. "The effect of sedation on the accuracy and treatment outcomes for diagnostic injections: a randomized, controlled, crossover study." Pain Med. 2014 Apr;15(4):588-602. doi: 10.1111/pme.12389. Epub 2014 Feb 13.
Kroll CE, Schartz B, Gonzalez-Fernandez M, Gordon AH, Babade M, Erdek MA, Mekhail N, Cohen SP. "Factors associated with outcome after superior hypogastric plexus neurolysis in cancer patients." Clin J Pain. 2014 Jan;30(1):55-62. doi: 10.1097/AJP.0b013e3182869d68.