The number of opioid prescriptions decreased 33% nationally from 2013 to 2018, according to the new report from the American Medical Association...
MILWAUKEE – The significant pain reductions with this technique came as a surprise to researchers.
TORONTO – “I think there is a signal in this study.” – Dr. Philip G. Conaghan
From the Journals
Compared with outpatient clinics, prescription rate is more than six times higher in the emergency department.
TORONTO – The nerve growth factor inhibitor separated from placebo in the first 3-5 days in a phase 3 randomized, controlled trial.
Following implementation of EMR alerts in New Jersey, a greater decline in the morphine milligram equivalent per prescription was seen in New...
News from the FDA/CDC
The Southeast has the highest rates of adults with severe joint pain and physical inactivity, the CDC reports.
MILWAUKEE – Pain and substance use issues are frequently comorbid in the military health population.
MILWAUKEE – Brief cognitive-behavioral therapy holds promise to restore functional connectivity disrupted by pain and catastrophizing.
MILWAUKEE – Most residents and fellows who demonstrated racial bias did not report that race factored into treatment decisions.
The recall was issued because a small number of cartons labeled as containing 12 mcg/h patches contained 50 mcg/h patches.