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Warfarin recalled, type 2 diabetes drug approved

Clinicians should monitor at-risk patients for the emergence of malignancies and educate patients and families about signs and symptoms, which may include splenomegaly, hepatomegaly, abdominal pain, persistent fever, night sweats ... A new requirement
July 2011

4 steps to managing osteoarthritis pain in the elderly

The second step in pain management, she said, involves managing patients' expectations and educating them on what osteoarthritis is and what it is not. ... The fourth and final step in management of osteoarthritis pain is use of pharmacologic options, Dr.
July 2016

Cholesterol management becomes more complicated

This issue covers topics such as cholesterol management, wearable health care technology, and post-traumatic stress disorder after a life-threatening illness. ... Chronic pain management is perennially challenging for physicians and can be especially so
November 2015

More options available for psoriatic arthritis

He had seen physicians for five years and was never told his hand pain could be psoriatic arthritis. ... Internists also can address pain management, which can remain a problem even after inflammation from the psoriatic arthritis is adequately controlled,
April 2019

Dismissing patients always a last resort

Then you need to make a referral to an appropriate specialist, whether that's a psychiatrist or someone who specializes in pain management or addiction,” he said.
September 2013

Weighing benefits, harms of cannabis

Chronic pain is probably the one that stands out the most,” she said. ... Featured commentaries included the following:. Cannabinoid Dosing for Chronic Pain Management.
April 2019

Practice Tips: Documenting opioid management is as important as doing it

The modules “Chronic Pain Management” and “Opioid Risk Management” can help a practice become consistent and confident in its treatment of patients taking long-term opioids. ... Universal precautions. These should be used when prescribing
July 2013

States aim to limit opioid prescriptions

We know that there is a significant issue related to chronic pain and chronic pain management in the U.S.,” she said. ... The Massachusetts law, whose provisions go into effect in stages, has numerous other components, including a requirement that the
October 2016

Internal Medicine 2012 coverage highlights core topics

Prescribing opiates in primary care is often necessary for pain management but is fraught with potential problems. ... and how to deal with obesity and its management.
June 2012

Recommended: Move hydrocodone combo products to schedule II

This regulatory update covers a proposed reclassification of hydrocodone combination products from schedule III to schedule II, and approval of an extended-release version of hydrocodone bitartrate for pain management. ... Hydrocodone bitartrate
January 2014

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