SAN DIEGO – A smartphone app with artificial intelligence elements improved pain outcomes and reduced hospital...
The opioid is to used for only adult patients in settings that are closely controlled.
The latest guideline revision aims to establish a foundation for “gold-standard” palliative care.
The calcitonin gene–related peptide antagonist was tested in both episodic and chronic migraine.
LAS VEGAS – Several states have made gabapentin a Schedule V controlled substance while others have mandatory reporting of its dispensing and...
Opioid epidemic appears to be “the most recent manifestation of a more fundamental, longer-term process.”
LAS VEGAS – One sample in every five showed a combination of opioids and benzodiazepines, at least one of which was an unprescribed medication.
Laxative therapies, including stimulant laxatives are recommended; for truly laxative-refractory constipation, a trial of peripherally acting mu-...
SAN FRANCISCO – “The effects of mindfulness by and large rivaled those for medication alone,” says researcher Frank Andrasik, PhD.
Continuous-positive airway pressure may not be an effective therapy for patients with sleep disorders who are using opioids.