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Research & Reviews  1,014 results

Obesity Is Not Associated With an Increased Risk of Serious Infections in Biologic-Trea...
Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology; Singh S, Heien HC et. al.

Jul 7th, 2021 - Obesity has been associated with adverse disease-related outcomes and inferior treatment response to biologic agents in patients with inflammatory bowel diseases (IBDs), but its impact on the risk of treatment-related complications is unknown. We ...

Harnessing the Power of Social Media to Understand the Impact of COVID-19 on People Who...
Journal of Addiction Medicine; El-Bassel N, Hochstatter KR et. al.

Jun 20th, 2021 - This paper uses a social media platform, Reddit, to identify real-time experiences of people who use drugs during the COVID-19 lock-down. Reddit is a popular and growing social media platform, providing a large, publicly available dataset necessar...

Acute Intoxications Involving Valerylfentanyl Identified at the New York City Office of...
Journal of Analytical Toxicology; Walsh E, Forni A et. al.

Jun 11th, 2021 - The detection of novel fentanyl analogs in both seized drugs and toxicological specimens has presented a significant challenge to laboratories with respect to identification, sourcing reference drug standards, time required for method development ...

Erector spinae plane block: a new option for managing acute axial low back pain in the ...
Pain Management; Anshus AJ, Oswald J

Jun 10th, 2021 - Aim: To evaluate pain and length of stay outcomes in six patients who received an erector spinae plane block (ESPB) in the emergency department (ED) for low back pain. Materials & methods: A case series of six patients who received unilateral or b...

Cannabis induced thermal epiglottitis in a pediatric patient.
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Rao SJ, Kirse DJ et. al.

Jun 8th, 2021 - Acute epiglottitis is an airway emergency presenting with edema and inflammation of the epiglottis and aryepiglottic folds [1]. Infectious and other non-infectious etiologies may cause significant airway injury presenting with similar clinical sym...

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Guidelines  1 results

No. 164-Consensus Guidelines for the Management of Chronic Pelvic Pain.
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Jarrell JF, Vilos GA et. al.

Nov 27th, 2018 - To improve the understanding of chronic pelvic pain (CPP) and to provide evidence-based guidelines of value to primary care health professionals, general obstetricians and gynaecologists, and those who specialize in chronic pain. CPP is a common, ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  78 results

Interscalene Block With and Without Liposomal Bupivacaine in Shoulder Surgery

Mar 24th, 2020 - Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair (ARCR) and shoulder arthroplasty (TSA) provide excellent clinical outcomes but are often associated with significant postoperative pain, frequently managed with oral opioid medication. Orthopedic surgeons prescribe...

Developing Brain Stimulation as a Treatment for Chronic Pain in Opiate Dependent

Mar 11th, 2020 - The goal of this proposal is to evaluate two novel non-invasive brain stimulation strategies to mitigate pain and the brain's response to pain in CLBP patients. Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS), can induce long term potentiation (LTP-like) ...

Randomized Controlled Trial for Exparel Hip Fracture

Feb 25th, 2020 - Osteoporotic fragility fractures of the hip are common in the geriatric population, are increasing in frequency, and represent a growing social and economic burden. Pain control after surgical treatment is an area of growing interest, as improveme...

Ketamine Infusion Therapy for the Management of Acute Pain in Adult Rib Fracture Patients

Feb 5th, 2020 - A prospective randomized, double blinded trial of ketamine use in adult and elderly blunt trauma patients with associated rib fractures admitted to the trauma service will be conducted. Examples of blunt mechanisms include assault, falls, motor ve...

A Randomized-controlled Trial of Post-operative Opiate Quantities After Urogynecologic Surgery

Oct 31st, 2019 - This is a randomized controlled trial to assess the hypothesis that patients prescribed fewer or no opiates will have no difference in satisfaction with pain control. Safety/Data Monitoring: Any adverse event or unanticipated events will be report...

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News  155 results

Cross-Sectional Study Finds Chronic Skin Conditions Have Highest Opioid Prescribing Rates

Jun 15th, 2021 - Opioids were prescribed most often for vitiligo, hemangioma, pemphigus, atopic dermatitis, and psoriasis, according to a study that used national ambulatory care data to evaluate pain medication use at dermatology visits. "Overall, opioid prescrib...

Language Barriers May Contribute to Pain Management Disparities

Jun 10th, 2021 - Obstetric patients whose first language is not English received fewer pain assessments and fewer doses of NSAIDs and oxycodone therapeutic equivalents (OTEs) following cesarean deliveries, according to a retrospective cohort study poster presented...

Oncologists: You Know Your $#!+

Jun 2nd, 2021 - Cancer being what it is, I would imagine that all oncologists end up becoming expert managers of pain medications. At our current level of technology, opiates are frequently going to enter that equation, and opiates mean constipation. The result o...

After Prison for Selling Opioid Prescriptions, a Doctor Is Trying to Get Back His Life, and His License

May 25th, 2021 - Richard Morgan, DO, lay on the floor of a Long Island, New York, jail cell in May 2007, wearing the suit he'd put on to go to work that day. An addiction to opiates, sparked by a prescription after dental surgery as a medical student and fed by wr...

First Guidelines for Post-Op Opioids in Teens, Kids

Nov 18th, 2020 - The first guidelines for postoperative opioid prescribing for children and adolescents suggest considering alternatives to opioids for pain control and thinking in terms of stewardship when opioids are needed. Opioids are often prescribed for chil...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →