Also noted in the poll, 37% of physicians thought they were "very" effective when it comes to minimizing pain and discomfort for their patients, though 97% thought they were "somewhat" effective. ... But, 79% of patients said their doctor helped to
anxiety, or stress as one of their reasons for using marijuana, while 60% listed pain management. ... However, a commentary published with the article pointed out that the study adds to only a “trickle” of evidence supporting a role of cannabis in
in considerable improvement in functional status and knee pain over a 6-to-12-month period," researchers wrote. ... Given that improvements in functional status and pain at 6 months did not differ significantly between patients assigned to arthroscopic
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Humans view torture, deliberately causing another being to have pain, as vile and unacceptable. ... nurses were encouraged to rate a person's pain on a scale of 1-10.
pain with associated symptoms of sleep disorder, irritable bowel, headaches and sometimes confusion) which is difficult to treat with other pain medications. ... It can significantly reduce the need for opiate pain medications in patients with chronic
Physicians should stop prescribing and dispensing propoxyphene-containing products, tell patients currently taking the drugs to discontinue use and discuss alternative pain management strategies. ... A recall of Advanced Bionics' HiRes 90K cochlear
for pain management. ... The same issue featured Drs. Becker and Fiellin discussing best practices for treating pain, and ways to escalate from non-drug therapy to non-opioid therapy to narcotics.
Another novel option is neuromodulation, which has been used for refractory angina, pain management, Parkinson's disease, migraine, and epilepsy, Dr.
Where I am now, there is a strong culture of disability, and of pain management,” Dr.