Pain Management News

Medical Students Not Ready to Provide Nutritional Care
Patients With Rheumatic Disease Often Have Trouble Accessing Care
Purdue Files for Bankruptcy Over Opioid Crisis Suits
Continued Use Low Three Months After ED Opioid Rx for Acute Pain
Acetaminophen in Pregnancy May Affect Childhood Behavior
Patient Factors May Predict Opioid Use After Discharge
Screening for Opioid-Related Low Testosterone Underused
Risk for Long-Term Opioid Use Up in Hidradenitis Suppurativa
EPA to Phase Out Chemical Testing on Mammals
Purdue Pharma Tentatively Reaches Settlement in Opioid Lawsuits
Poverty Rate Drops, but Fewer Americans Have Health Insurance
Opioid Maker Purdue Pharma Expected to File for Bankruptcy
Use of Pain Reliever Tramadol May Up Risk for Hypoglycemia
Racial, Ethnic Underrepresentation Found in Med School Matriculants
Majority of U.S. Doctors Believe ACA Has Improved Access to Care
White House Announces Nearly $2 Billion in Grants to Fight Opioid Epidemic
Cesarean Section Quality Initiative Cuts Opioid Use
Interest in Marijuana, Cannabinoids for Pain Rising Rapidly
CDC: January to July 2018 Saw Decrease in Opioid Deaths
Treatment Guidelines Updated for Ankylosing Spondylitis, Axial SpA
Losing 20 lb Improves Knee Replacement Outcomes
DEA to Approve Dozens More Growers for Marijuana Research
OxyContin Maker Offers Up to $12 Billion to Settle Opioid Claims
Oklahoma Judge Fines Johnson & Johnson $572 Million Over Opioid Drug Crisis
Patient Confidentiality Rule Changes Aim to Fight U.S. Opioid Crisis
Opioid Addiction Treatment Used More in States That Expanded Medicaid
Risk Factors ID'd for Worse QOL From Knee Osteoarthritis
Rx Size Predicts Persistent Opioid Use After Cardiothoracic Surgery
Facial Involvement in Primary Headaches Occurs Infrequently
Virtual Reality Program Reduces Pain in Hospitalized Patients
Use of Opioids + Cannabis Tied to Poorer Mental Health
Advertising Can Promote Interest in Health-Related Research
Evidence Supports Meds Used for Pain Relief in Pediatric Migraine
One-Third of Physicians Will Take 10+ Years to Pay Off Debt
Excess Caffeine May Be a Trigger for Episodic Migraine Headaches
No Evidence for Benefits of Opioids After Pediatric Tonsillectomy
Guidelines Issued for Managing Hidradenitis Suppurativa
Medicare Spending on Essential Medicines Up 116 Percent From 2011 to 2015
U.S. Hospital Patients Receive More Opioids Versus Other Countries
Age-Adjusted Drug Overdose Death Rate Higher in Urban Counties
Brand-Brand Competition Has Not Cut Prices in Pharma Market
Trump Admin Announces Plan to Allow Drug Imports From Canada
Burnout Symptoms May Up Racial Bias Among Resident Physicians
New Opioid Rx Rules Coming for U.S. Employees' Health Plans
$70 Million Settlement Reached in Generic Drug Delay Case
Work-Related Injuries Up Suicide and Drug-Related Death
National Norms Developed for Assessing Medical School Empathy
Opioid Prescribing, New Persistent Use Down After Childbirth
Online Symptom Self-Management + Telehealth Aids Pain, Mood
FDA Warns CBD Product Maker About False Claims
Filgotinib Bests Placebo in Tx of Refractory Rheumatoid Arthritis
Senate Bill Would Reduce Drug Costs for Seniors
FDA Grants First Approvals for Generic Versions of Lyrica
Light Therapy May Prevent Oral Mucositis for Some in Cancer Tx
Opioid Rx Education Insufficient for Plastic Surgery Trainees
Sleep Disorders Up Health Care Visits, Costs for Low Back Pain
Supply of Opioids Predicts Long-Term Use in Injured Workers
Music Relieves Preop Anxiety Before Peripheral Nerve Block
About One in 20 Patients Exposed to Preventable Harm
Medical Marijuana Laws May Not Impact Opioid Use
Safety Practice Violations ID'd in Septic Arthritis Outbreak
U.S. Drug OD Deaths Fall for First Time in Three Decades
Intranasal Sufentanil Cuts Acute Trauma Pain Treated in the ED
Opioids Commonly Prescribed in Emergency Department for Gout
Prepregnancy Surgery Linked to Risk for Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome
Productivity Loss Sizable With Menstruation-Related Symptoms
Prescribing Fewer Tablets Can Cut Post-ACL Surgery Opioid Use
Serious Misdiagnosis-Related Harms Mostly Due to 'Big Three'
Kratom Use Associated With Significant Toxicities
Capping Work Hours in Residency Does Not Impact Outcomes Later
Medicare Drug Rebate Plan Withdrawn by Trump Administration
Oliceridine Studied for IV Pain Relief After Abdominoplasty
Health Care Professionals Exhibit Gender Bias
Rimegepant Shows Promise for Relief From Migraine Attacks
Galcanezumab Can Cut Frequency of Cluster Headache Attacks
EHR System-Generated In-Basket Messages Linked to Burnout
Rule Requiring Drug Prices in TV Ads Blocked by Judge
Survey Reveals Gaps in Opioid Rx Patterns of Orthopedic Surgeons
Most Adult-Use Cannabis Customers Use for Pain, Sleep Relief
DOJ Asks Congress to Permanently Classify Fentanyl-Like Drugs
Lack of Evidence for Treating Chronic Pain in Children
Tanezumab Improves Scores for Pain, Function in Osteoarthritis
Considerable Number of Patients Receive Surprise Hospital Charges
MSSP ACOs May Not Improve Spending, Quality of Care
Americans Concerned About Clinician Burnout
Cancer Survivors Have High Prevalence of Chronic Pain
New England Journal of Medicine Picks New Editor-in-Chief
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