Chronic neuropathic pain and depression are often comorbid. Ketamine has been used to treat refractory pain. There is emerging evidence for use in depression. We present a case of a pediatric patient who was successfully treated with subanesthetic intravenous ketamine infusion for chronic neuropathic pain and suicidality.
Weber, G., Yao, J., Binns, S., & Namkoong, S. (2018). Case Report of Subanesthetic Intravenous Ketamine Infusion for the Treatment of Neuropathic Pain and Depression with Suicidal Features in a Pediatric Patient. Case Reports in Anesthesiology, 2018, Art. ID.: 9375910. https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/9375910
Originally published in Case Reports in Anesthesiology, 2018 [Article 9375910]. The original material can be found here.
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