SAN DIEGO – Evidence isn’t overwhelming, pain specialist says, but cannabis beats opioids on safety.
CHICAGO – First phase 3 results from an OA trial testing a nerve growth factor antibody, tanezumab.
The Lachman test is more accurate diagnostically than the anterior drawer test, although it’s used less often. The newer lever sign test may prove...
Treat patients based on experience and by applying options used for other chronic pain syndromes. Lifestyle modifications can help, but avoid...
If undertaken, it should be done with close follow-up and attention to patient characteristics such as age, pubertal state, and medical...
► Bilateral wrist pain
► Limited range of motion
► Tenderness to palpation
SAN FRANCISCO – Nearly one-quarter were receiving substantial high-dose opioid prescriptions.
A thorough physical exam and selective plain x-rays are all that is needed for initial evaluation of most knee injuries.
The agency’s approval of Dsuvia comes at a time when the need is great for nonaddictive agents for pain control.
In this "3 in 3" video, Dr. Paul Christo describes how to diagnose complex regional pain syndrome and effectively treat it.
Long-term use of opioids, including methadone therapy, increases the risk of central sleep apnea, though adaptive servo ventilation can...