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Current Research

John Metzler, MD

John Metzler, MD
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Neurology
PM&R Musculoskeletal Sports Medicine Fellowship Co-Director

Current Research

Glycemic Response to Intra-articular and Epidural Corticosteroid Injections (GRACI)
PI: John Metzler, MD

The purpose of this research is to better understand the variations in the blood glucose levels after cortisone injection in patients with diabetes. Cortisone injections are known to increase the blood glucose levels in diabetic patients and this study may help to develop better ways of managing blood glucose levels in diabetic patients who are receiving these injections.

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American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Accreditation Council for GME

American Academy of Pain Medicine

International Spinal Injection Society

American College of Sports Medicine

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