May 17

Lyftogt Perineurial Injection Treatment (P.I.T.): Interview with Dr. Steven Sampson

This treatment, first discovered and later further developed by Dr. John Lyftogt, MD, New Zealand, consists of a series of small volume injections of D5W subcutaneously targeting painful superficial nerves (neurogenic pain). D5W (dextrose 5% in sterile water) has a strong safety profile and is used in hospitals for varying indications worldwide. P.I.T. may be an effective treatment for painful conditions due to sport and occupation or other chronic non-malignant pain related issues. It involves first making an accurate diagnosis of the...