A form of therapy that employs a coordinated and interdisciplinary approach for easing the suffering and improving the quality of life of those experiencing pain.
An unpleasant sensation induced by noxious stimuli which are detected by NERVE ENDINGS of NOCICEPTIVE NEURONS.
Scales, questionnaires, tests, and other methods used to assess pain severity and duration in patients or experimental animals to aid in diagnosis, therapy, and physiological studies.
Aching sensation that persists for more than a few months. It may or may not be associated with trauma or disease, and may persist after the initial injury has healed. Its localization, character, and timing are more vague than with acute pain.
Pain during the period after surgery.
Persistent pain that is refractory to some or all forms of treatment.
Facilities providing diagnostic, therapeutic, and palliative services for patients with severe chronic pain. These may be free-standing clinics or hospital-based and serve ambulatory or inpatient populations. The approach is usually multidisciplinary. These clinics are often referred to as "acute pain services". (From Br Med Bull 1991 Jul;47(3):762-85)
Compounds with activity like OPIATE ALKALOIDS, acting at OPIOID RECEPTORS. Properties include induction of ANALGESIA or NARCOSIS.
Compounds capable of relieving pain without the loss of CONSCIOUSNESS.
Acute or chronic pain located in the posterior regions of the THORAX; LUMBOSACRAL REGION; or the adjacent regions.
Methods of PAIN relief that may be used with or in place of ANALGESICS.
Acute or chronic pain in the lumbar or sacral regions, which may be associated with musculo-ligamentous SPRAINS AND STRAINS; INTERVERTEBRAL DISK DISPLACEMENT; and other conditions.
Amount of stimulation required before the sensation of pain is experienced.
Intensely discomforting, distressful, or agonizing sensation associated with trauma or disease, with well-defined location, character, and timing.
A broad approach to appropriate coordination of the entire disease treatment process that often involves shifting away from more expensive inpatient and acute care to areas such as preventive medicine, patient counseling and education, and outpatient care. This concept includes implications of appropriate versus inappropriate therapy on the overall cost and clinical outcome of a particular disease. (From Hosp Pharm 1995 Jul;30(7):596)
Discomfort or more intense forms of pain that are localized to the cervical region. This term generally refers to pain in the posterior or lateral regions of the neck.
Therapeutic approach tailoring therapy for genetically defined subgroups of patients.
Sensation of discomfort, distress, or agony in the abdominal region.
The process by which PAIN is recognized and interpreted by the brain.
A system of traditional medicine which is based on the beliefs and practices of the Chinese culture.
Pain in the facial region including orofacial pain and craniofacial pain. Associated conditions include local inflammatory and neoplastic disorders and neuralgic syndromes involving the trigeminal, facial, and glossopharyngeal nerves. Conditions which feature recurrent or persistent facial pain as the primary manifestation of disease are referred to as FACIAL PAIN SYNDROMES.
An approach of practicing medicine with the goal to improve and evaluate patient care. It requires the judicious integration of best research evidence with the patient's values to make decisions about medical care. This method is to help physicians make proper diagnosis, devise best testing plan, choose best treatment and methods of disease prevention, as well as develop guidelines for large groups of patients with the same disease. (from JAMA 296 (9), 2006)
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
Relief of PAIN, without loss of CONSCIOUSNESS, through ANALGESIC AGENTS administered by the patients. It has been used successfully to control POSTOPERATIVE PAIN, during OBSTETRIC LABOR, after BURNS, and in TERMINAL CARE. The choice of agent, dose, and lockout interval greatly influence effectiveness. The potential for overdose can be minimized by combining small bolus doses with a mandatory interval between successive doses (lockout interval).
Diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care. (Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
Care alleviating symptoms without curing the underlying disease. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Drugs that block nerve conduction when applied locally to nerve tissue in appropriate concentrations. They act on any part of the nervous system and on every type of nerve fiber. In contact with a nerve trunk, these anesthetics can cause both sensory and motor paralysis in the innervated area. Their action is completely reversible. (From Gilman AG, et. al., Goodman and Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, 8th ed) Nearly all local anesthetics act by reducing the tendency of voltage-dependent sodium channels to activate.
Pain in the pelvic region of genital and non-genital origin and of organic or psychogenic etiology. Frequent causes of pain are distension or contraction of hollow viscera, rapid stretching of the capsule of a solid organ, chemical irritation, tissue ischemia, and neuritis secondary to inflammatory, neoplastic, or fibrotic processes in adjacent organs. (Kase, Weingold & Gershenson: Principles and Practice of Clinical Gynecology, 2d ed, pp479-508)
A medical specialty concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the internal organ systems of adults.
Interruption of NEURAL CONDUCTION in peripheral nerves or nerve trunks by the injection of a local anesthetic agent (e.g., LIDOCAINE; PHENOL; BOTULINUM TOXINS) to manage or treat pain.
Systems of medicine based on cultural beliefs and practices handed down from generation to generation. The concept includes mystical and magical rituals (SPIRITUAL THERAPIES); PHYTOTHERAPY; and other treatments which may not be explained by modern medicine.
A specialty field of radiology concerned with diagnostic, therapeutic, and investigative use of radioactive compounds in a pharmaceutical form.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
System of herbal medicine practiced in Japan by both herbalists and practitioners of modern medicine. Kampo originated in China and is based on Chinese herbal medicine (MEDICINE, CHINESE TRADITIONAL).
Unilateral or bilateral pain of the shoulder. It is often caused by physical activities such as work or sports participation, but may also be pathologic in origin.
The principal alkaloid in opium and the prototype opiate analgesic and narcotic. Morphine has widespread effects in the central nervous system and on smooth muscle.
A medical discipline that is based on the philosophy that all body systems are interrelated and dependent upon one another for good health. This philosophy, developed in 1874 by Dr. Andrew Taylor Still, recognizes the concept of "wellness" and the importance of treating illness within the context of the whole body. Special attention is placed on the MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM.
A type of pain that is perceived in an area away from the site where the pain arises, such as facial pain caused by lesion of the VAGUS NERVE, or throat problem generating referred pain in the ear.
The injection of drugs, most often analgesics, into the spinal canal without puncturing the dura mater.
Intense or aching pain that occurs along the course or distribution of a peripheral or cranial nerve.
The art and science of studying, performing research on, preventing, diagnosing, and treating disease, as well as the maintenance of health.
Therapeutic practices which are not currently considered an integral part of conventional allopathic medical practice. They may lack biomedical explanations but as they become better researched some (PHYSICAL THERAPY MODALITIES; DIET; ACUPUNCTURE) become widely accepted whereas others (humors, radium therapy) quietly fade away, yet are important historical footnotes. Therapies are termed as Complementary when used in addition to conventional treatments and as Alternative when used instead of conventional treatment.
A medical specialty concerned with the use of physical agents, mechanical apparatus, and manipulation in rehabilitating physically diseased or injured patients.
A subclass of analgesic agents that typically do not bind to OPIOID RECEPTORS and are not addictive. Many non-narcotic analgesics are offered as NONPRESCRIPTION DRUGS.
Directions or principles presenting current or future rules of policy for assisting health care practitioners in patient care decisions regarding diagnosis, therapy, or related clinical circumstances. The guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by the convening of expert panels. The guidelines form a basis for the evaluation of all aspects of health care and delivery.
A semisynthetic derivative of CODEINE.
New abnormal growth of tissue. Malignant neoplasms show a greater degree of anaplasia and have the properties of invasion and metastasis, compared to benign neoplasms.
Disorders related or resulting from abuse or mis-use of opioids.
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
A traditional term for all the activities which a physician or other health care professional normally performs to insure the coordination of the medical services required by a patient. It also, when used in connection with managed care, covers all the activities of evaluating the patient, planning treatment, referral, and follow-up so that care is continuous and comprehensive and payment for the care is obtained. (From Slee & Slee, Health Care Terms, 2nd ed)
A narcotic analgesic proposed for severe pain. It may be habituating.
The relief of pain without loss of consciousness through the introduction of an analgesic agent into the epidural space of the vertebral canal. It is differentiated from ANESTHESIA, EPIDURAL which refers to the state of insensitivity to sensation.
Medical specialty concerned with environmental factors that may impinge upon human disease, and development of methods for the detection, prevention, and control of environmentally related disease.
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
Medical specialty concerned with the promotion and maintenance of the physical and mental health of employees in occupational settings.
Patterns of practice related to diagnosis and treatment as especially influenced by cost of the service requested and provided.
Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.
The study and practice of medicine by direct examination of the patient.
Generating, planning, organizing, and administering medical and nursing care and services for patients.
The branch of medicine concerned with the evaluation and initial treatment of urgent and emergent medical problems, such as those caused by accidents, trauma, sudden illness, poisoning, or disasters. Emergency medical care can be provided at the hospital or at sites outside the medical facility.
Discomfort stemming from muscles, LIGAMENTS, tendons, and bones.
A potent narcotic analgesic, abuse of which leads to habituation or addiction. It is primarily a mu-opioid agonist. Fentanyl is also used as an adjunct to general anesthetics, and as an anesthetic for induction and maintenance. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1078)
The teaching or training of patients concerning their own health needs.
A dull or sharp painful sensation associated with the outer or inner structures of the eyeball, having different causes.
Professional nurses who have completed postgraduate training in the administration of anesthetics and who function under the responsibility of the operating surgeon.
Chinese herbal or plant extracts which are used as drugs to treat diseases or promote general well-being. The concept does not include synthesized compounds manufactured in China.
An opioid analgesic made from MORPHINE and used mainly as an analgesic. It has a shorter duration of action than morphine.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Activities and programs intended to assure or improve the quality of care in either a defined medical setting or a program. The concept includes the assessment or evaluation of the quality of care; identification of problems or shortcomings in the delivery of care; designing activities to overcome these deficiencies; and follow-up monitoring to ensure effectiveness of corrective steps.
The degree to which the individual regards the health care service or product or the manner in which it is delivered by the provider as useful, effective, or beneficial.
A field of medicine concerned with developing and using strategies aimed at repair or replacement of damaged, diseased, or metabolically deficient organs, tissues, and cells via TISSUE ENGINEERING; CELL TRANSPLANTATION; and ARTIFICIAL ORGANS and BIOARTIFICIAL ORGANS and tissues.
Pain in the joint.
A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral and social environment; the overall condition of a human life.
Control of drug and narcotic use by international agreement, or by institutional systems for handling prescribed drugs. This includes regulations concerned with the manufacturing, dispensing, approval (DRUG APPROVAL), and marketing of drugs.
The traditional Hindu system of medicine which is based on customs, beliefs, and practices of the Hindu culture. Ayurveda means "the science of Life": veda - science, ayur - life.
Muscular pain in numerous body regions that can be reproduced by pressure on TRIGGER POINTS, localized hardenings in skeletal muscle tissue. Pain is referred to a location distant from the trigger points. A prime example is the TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT DYSFUNCTION SYNDROME.
Care of patients by a multidisciplinary team usually organized under the leadership of a physician; each member of the team has specific responsibilities and the whole team contributes to the care of the patient.
The capability to perform acceptably those duties directly related to patient care.
A local anesthetic and cardiac depressant used as an antiarrhythmia agent. Its actions are more intense and its effects more prolonged than those of PROCAINE but its duration of action is shorter than that of BUPIVACAINE or PRILOCAINE.
A narcotic analgesic that can be used for the relief of most types of moderate to severe pain, including postoperative pain and the pain of labor. Prolonged use may lead to dependence of the morphine type; withdrawal symptoms appear more rapidly than with morphine and are of shorter duration.
The discipline concerned with using the combination of conventional ALLOPATHIC MEDICINE and ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE to address the biological, psychological, social, and spiritual aspects of health and illness.
A method of studying a drug or procedure in which both the subjects and investigators are kept unaware of who is actually getting which specific treatment.
A widely used local anesthetic agent.
Narcotic analgesic related to CODEINE, but more potent and more addicting by weight. It is used also as cough suppressant.
A common nonarticular rheumatic syndrome characterized by myalgia and multiple points of focal muscle tenderness to palpation (trigger points). Muscle pain is typically aggravated by inactivity or exposure to cold. This condition is often associated with general symptoms, such as sleep disturbances, fatigue, stiffness, HEADACHES, and occasionally DEPRESSION. There is significant overlap between fibromyalgia and the chronic fatigue syndrome (FATIGUE SYNDROME, CHRONIC). Fibromyalgia may arise as a primary or secondary disease process. It is most frequent in females aged 20 to 50 years. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1494-95)
The process of minimizing risk to an organization by developing systems to identify and analyze potential hazards to prevent accidents, injuries, and other adverse occurrences, and by attempting to handle events and incidents which do occur in such a manner that their effect and cost are minimized. Effective risk management has its greatest benefits in application to insurance in order to avert or minimize financial liability. (From Slee & Slee: Health care terms, 2d ed)
Evaluation of the nature and extent of nursing problems presented by a patient for the purpose of patient care planning.
Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.
Agents that induce NARCOSIS. Narcotics include agents that cause somnolence or induced sleep (STUPOR); natural or synthetic derivatives of OPIUM or MORPHINE or any substance that has such effects. They are potent inducers of ANALGESIA and OPIOID-RELATED DISORDERS.
Specialized health care, supportive in nature, provided to a dying person. A holistic approach is often taken, providing patients and their families with legal, financial, emotional, or spiritual counseling in addition to meeting patients' immediate physical needs. Care may be provided in the home, in the hospital, in specialized facilities (HOSPICES), or in specially designated areas of long-term care facilities. The concept also includes bereavement care for the family. (From Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
Anti-inflammatory agents that are non-steroidal in nature. In addition to anti-inflammatory actions, they have analgesic, antipyretic, and platelet-inhibitory actions.They act by blocking the synthesis of prostaglandins by inhibiting cyclooxygenase, which converts arachidonic acid to cyclic endoperoxides, precursors of prostaglandins. Inhibition of prostaglandin synthesis accounts for their analgesic, antipyretic, and platelet-inhibitory actions; other mechanisms may contribute to their anti-inflammatory effects.
Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).
Levels within a diagnostic group which are established by various measurement criteria applied to the seriousness of a patient's disorder.
Therapeutic modalities frequently used in PHYSICAL THERAPY SPECIALTY by PHYSICAL THERAPISTS or physiotherapists to promote, maintain, or restore the physical and physiological well-being of an individual.
The joint that occurs between facets of the interior and superior articular processes of adjacent VERTEBRAE.
An increased sensation of pain or discomfort produced by mimimally noxious stimuli due to damage to soft tissue containing NOCICEPTORS or injury to a peripheral nerve.
A specialty concerned with the study of anesthetics and anesthesia.
Persons who receive ambulatory care at an outpatient department or clinic without room and board being provided.
The field of medicine concerned with physical fitness and the diagnosis and treatment of injuries sustained in exercise and sports activities.
A nursing specialty concerned with the care provided to cancer patients. It includes aspects of family functioning through education of both patient and family.
A complex network of nerve fibers including sympathetic and parasympathetic efferents and visceral afferents. The celiac plexus is the largest of the autonomic plexuses and is located in the abdomen surrounding the celiac and superior mesenteric arteries.
Programs of training in medicine and medical specialties offered by hospitals for graduates of medicine to meet the requirements established by accrediting authorities.
Societies whose membership is limited to nurses.
A system of traditional medicine which is based on the beliefs and practices of the African peoples. It includes treatment by medicinal plants and other materia medica as well as by the ministrations of diviners, medicine men, witch doctors, and sorcerers.
Research aimed at assessing the quality and effectiveness of health care as measured by the attainment of a specified end result or outcome. Measures include parameters such as improved health, lowered morbidity or mortality, and improvement of abnormal states (such as elevated blood pressure).
Failure of a professional person, a physician or lawyer, to render proper services through reprehensible ignorance or negligence or through criminal intent, especially when injury or loss follows. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Processes or methods of reimbursement for services rendered or equipment.
Individuals licensed to practice medicine.
Dull or sharp aching pain caused by stimulated NOCICEPTORS due to tissue injury, inflammation or diseases. It can be divided into somatic or tissue pain and VISCERAL PAIN.
A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.
Introduction of therapeutic agents into the spinal region using a needle and syringe.
Peripheral AFFERENT NEURONS which are sensitive to injuries or pain, usually caused by extreme thermal exposures, mechanical forces, or other noxious stimuli. Their cell bodies reside in the DORSAL ROOT GANGLIA. Their peripheral terminals (NERVE ENDINGS) innervate target tissues and transduce noxious stimuli via axons to the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM.
Use for general articles concerning medical education.
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
Community centers for older adults and providers of resources for the community. In addition to providing services and activities for older adults that reflect the community's diversity, they link participants with resources offered by other agencies.
Communication, in the sense of cross-fertilization of ideas, involving two or more academic disciplines (such as the disciplines that comprise the cross-disciplinary field of bioethics, including the health and biological sciences, the humanities, and the social sciences and law). Also includes problems in communication stemming from differences in patterns of language usage in different academic or medical disciplines.
Analgesia produced by the insertion of ACUPUNCTURE needles at certain ACUPUNCTURE POINTS on the body. This activates small myelinated nerve fibers in the muscle which transmit impulses to the spinal cord and then activate three centers - the spinal cord, midbrain and pituitary/hypothalamus - to produce analgesia.
Treatment of disease by inserting needles along specific pathways or meridians. The placement varies with the disease being treated. It is sometimes used in conjunction with heat, moxibustion, acupressure, or electric stimulation.
The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of members of minority groups.
Interventions to provide care prior to, during, and immediately after surgery.
Conformity in fulfilling or following official, recognized, or institutional requirements, guidelines, recommendations, protocols, pathways, or other standards.
Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.
A course of study offered by an educational institution.
A derivative of the opioid alkaloid THEBAINE that is a more potent and longer lasting analgesic than MORPHINE. It appears to act as a partial agonist at mu and kappa opioid receptors and as an antagonist at delta receptors. The lack of delta-agonist activity has been suggested to account for the observation that buprenorphine tolerance may not develop with chronic use.
Disease involving a spinal nerve root (see SPINAL NERVE ROOTS) which may result from compression related to INTERVERTEBRAL DISK DISPLACEMENT; SPINAL CORD INJURIES; SPINAL DISEASES; and other conditions. Clinical manifestations include radicular pain, weakness, and sensory loss referable to structures innervated by the involved nerve root.
A plan for collecting and utilizing data so that desired information can be obtained with sufficient precision or so that an hypothesis can be tested properly.
The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.
An opioid analgesic related to MORPHINE but with less potent analgesic properties and mild sedative effects. It also acts centrally to suppress cough.
The medical science concerned with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases in animals.
Disease having a short and relatively severe course.
Precise and detailed plans for the study of a medical or biomedical problem and/or plans for a regimen of therapy.
Determination of the degree of a physical, mental, or emotional handicap. The diagnosis is applied to legal qualification for benefits and income under disability insurance and to eligibility for Social Security and workmen's compensation benefits.
The nursing specialty concerning care of children from birth to adolescence. It includes the clinical and psychological aspects of nursing care.
A direct form of psychotherapy based on the interpretation of situations (cognitive structure of experiences) that determine how an individual feels and behaves. It is based on the premise that cognition, the process of acquiring knowledge and forming beliefs, is a primary determinant of mood and behavior. The therapy uses behavioral and verbal techniques to identify and correct negative thinking that is at the root of the aberrant behavior.
Performance of activities or tasks traditionally performed by professional health care providers. The concept includes care of oneself or one's family and friends.
A blocking of nerve conduction to a specific area by an injection of an anesthetic agent.
Pain in the adjacent areas of the teeth.
The interactions between physician and patient.
Care which provides integrated, accessible health care services by clinicians who are accountable for addressing a large majority of personal health care needs, developing a sustained partnership with patients, and practicing in the context of family and community. (JAMA 1995;273(3):192)
Works about clinical trials that involve at least one test treatment and one control treatment, concurrent enrollment and follow-up of the test- and control-treated groups, and in which the treatments to be administered are selected by a random process, such as the use of a random-numbers table.
A state of harmony between internal needs and external demands and the processes used in achieving this condition. (From APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed)
Usually a written medical and nursing care program designed for a particular patient.
Exploitation through misrepresentation of the facts or concealment of the purposes of the exploiter.
Use of plants or herbs to treat diseases or to alleviate pain.
Educational programs designed to inform individuals of recent advances in their particular field of interest. They do not lead to any formal advanced standing.
Medical and nursing care of patients in the terminal stage of an illness.
The practice of medicine as applied to special circumstances associated with military operations.
Educational programs designed to inform nurses of recent advances in their fields.
A medical specialty concerned with the study of the structures, functions, and diseases of the nervous system.
Small-scale tests of methods and procedures to be used on a larger scale if the pilot study demonstrates that these methods and procedures can work.
Musculoskeletal manipulation based on the principles of OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE developed in 1874 by Dr Andrew Taylor Still.
Directions written for the obtaining and use of DRUGS.
Laws concerned with manufacturing, dispensing, and marketing of drugs.
Societies whose membership is limited to physicians.
The science and technology dealing with the procurement, breeding, care, health, and selection of animals used in biomedical research and testing.
Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.
Professionals qualified by graduation from an accredited school of nursing and by passage of a national licensing examination to practice nursing. They provide services to patients requiring assistance in recovering or maintaining their physical or mental health.
Fundamental claims of patients, as expressed in statutes, declarations, or generally accepted moral principles. (Bioethics Thesaurus) The term is used for discussions of patient rights as a group of many rights, as in a hospital's posting of a list of patient rights.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
Research carried out by nurses that uses interviews, data collection, observation, surveys, etc., to evaluate nursing, health, clinical, and nursing education programs and curricula, and which also demonstrates the value of such evaluation.
The actual costs of providing services related to the delivery of health care, including the costs of procedures, therapies, and medications. It is differentiated from HEALTH EXPENDITURES, which refers to the amount of money paid for the services, and from fees, which refers to the amount charged, regardless of cost.
An agency of the NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH concerned with overall planning, promoting, and administering programs pertaining to advancement of medical and related sciences. Major activities of this institute include the collection, dissemination, and exchange of information important to the progress of medicine and health, research in medical informatics and support for medical library development.
Hospitals which provide care for the military personnel and usually for their dependents.
Analgesic antipyretic derivative of acetanilide. It has weak anti-inflammatory properties and is used as a common analgesic, but may cause liver, blood cell, and kidney damage.
Management of the acquisition, organization, storage, retrieval, and dissemination of information. (From Thesaurus of ERIC Descriptors, 1994)
The quality of not being miscible with another given substance without a chemical change. One drug is not of suitable composition to be combined or mixed with another agent or substance. The incompatibility usually results in an undesirable reaction, including chemical alteration or destruction. (Dorland, 27th ed; Stedman, 25th ed)
The practice of sending a patient to another program or practitioner for services or advice which the referring source is not prepared to provide.
Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.
The act of regarding attentively and studying facts and occurrences, gathering data through analyzing, measuring, and drawing conclusions, with the purpose of applying the observed information to theoretical assumptions. Observation as a scientific method in the acquisition of knowledge began in classical antiquity; in modern science and medicine its greatest application is facilitated by modern technology. Observation is one of the components of the research process.
Interaction between the patient and nurse.
Accountability and responsibility to another, enforceable by civil or criminal sanctions.
The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.
Child hospitalized for short term care.
Emesis and queasiness occurring after anesthesia.
A medical specialty concerned with maintaining health and providing medical care to children from birth to adolescence.
The systematic and methodical manipulations of body tissues best performed with the hands for the purpose of affecting the nervous and muscular systems and the general circulation.
The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.
Agents that produce a soft formed stool, and relax and loosen the bowels, typically used over a protracted period, to relieve CONSTIPATION.
Providing for the full range of dental health services for diagnosis, treatment, follow-up, and rehabilitation of patients.
An opioid analgesic with actions and uses similar to those of MORPHINE, apart from an absence of cough suppressant activity. It is used in the treatment of moderate to severe pain, including pain in obstetrics. It may also be used as an adjunct to anesthesia. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1092)
Production of an image when x-rays strike a fluorescent screen.
Health care services provided to patients on an ambulatory basis, rather than by admission to a hospital or other health care facility. The services may be a part of a hospital, augmenting its inpatient services, or may be provided at a free-standing facility.
A systematic statement of policy rules or principles. Guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by convening expert panels. The text may be cursive or in outline form but is generally a comprehensive guide to problems and approaches in any field of activity. For guidelines in the field of health care and clinical medicine, PRACTICE GUIDELINES AS TOPIC is available.
A group of polycyclic compounds closely related biochemically to TERPENES. They include cholesterol, numerous hormones, precursors of certain vitamins, bile acids, alcohols (STEROLS), and certain natural drugs and poisons. Steroids have a common nucleus, a fused, reduced 17-carbon atom ring system, cyclopentanoperhydrophenanthrene. Most steroids also have two methyl groups and an aliphatic side-chain attached to the nucleus. (From Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, 11th ed)
The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.
Drugs considered essential to meet the health needs of a population as well as to control drug costs.
The application of suitable drug dosage forms to the skin for either local or systemic effects.
Conditions characterized by pain involving an extremity or other body region, HYPERESTHESIA, and localized autonomic dysfunction following injury to soft tissue or nerve. The pain is usually associated with ERYTHEMA; SKIN TEMPERATURE changes, abnormal sudomotor activity (i.e., changes in sweating due to altered sympathetic innervation) or edema. The degree of pain and other manifestations is out of proportion to that expected from the inciting event. Two subtypes of this condition have been described: type I; (REFLEX SYMPATHETIC DYSTROPHY) and type II; (CAUSALGIA). (From Pain 1995 Oct;63(1):127-33)
Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.
Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of medicine.
The study of muscles and the movement of the human body. In holistic medicine it is the balance of movement and the interaction of a person's energy systems. Applied kinesiology is the name given by its inventor, Dr. George Goodheart, to the system of applying muscle testing diagnostically and therapeutically to different aspects of health care. (Thorsons Introductory Guide to Kinesiology, 1992, p13)
Works about pre-planned studies of the safety, efficacy, or optimum dosage schedule (if appropriate) of one or more diagnostic, therapeutic, or prophylactic drugs, devices, or techniques selected according to predetermined criteria of eligibility and observed for predefined evidence of favorable and unfavorable effects. This concept includes clinical trials conducted both in the U.S. and in other countries.
Treatment to improve one's health condition by using techniques that can reduce PHYSIOLOGICAL STRESS; PSYCHOLOGICAL STRESS; or both.
The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.
Pathologic processes that affect patients after a surgical procedure. They may or may not be related to the disease for which the surgery was done, and they may or may not be direct results of the surgery.
A branch of medicine concerned with the total health of the individual within the home environment and in the community, and with the application of comprehensive care to the prevention and treatment of illness in the entire community.
Organized services in a hospital which provide medical care on an outpatient basis.
Interruption of sympathetic pathways, by local injection of an anesthetic agent, at any of four levels: peripheral nerve block, sympathetic ganglion block, extradural block, and subarachnoid block.
Diseases of the muscles and their associated ligaments and other connective tissue and of the bones and cartilage viewed collectively.
Inadequate Pain Management in the Context of Terminal Cancer - The Case of Lester Tomlinson," 5 Pain Medicine 214-217 (June ... "Treatment of Pain in Dying Patients," 338 New England Journal of Medicine 1231 (1998); 339 New England Journal of Medicine 705 ... Tucker was a lead author of a California law requiring pain management education for physicians, which passed in 2001. Tucker ... She has published numerous articles on end-of-life issues in law, medicine and health policy journals. "Psychedelic Medicine: ...
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"Consensus statement for the prevention and management of pain in the newborn". Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 155 (2): 173-80. doi: ... He is editor of the journals Intensive Medicine up2date and the NeionatologieScan. He is the publisher of the following books ... Historical aspects and possible pathomechanisms". International Journal of Legal Medicine. 132 (1): 181-185. doi:10.1007/s00414 ... The medicine of premature and premature babies (Thieme-Verlag)(only in German) Fetoneonatal neurology: disorders of the nervous ...
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"Pharmacokinetic evaluation of hydrocodone/acetaminophen for pain management". Journal of opioid management. 9 (1): 71-80. doi: ... "www.medicines.org.uk. Retrieved 7 August 2019.. *^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r "Vicodin Prescribing Information for ... Kaye, Alan David (2015). Essentials of Pharmacology for Anesthesia, Pain Medicine, and Critical Care. Springer. pp. 134-13. ... Prostaglandins increase the perception of pain. Inhibition of prostaglandin production helps to alleviate pain.[19] ...
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American Board of Pain Medicine, Pain Medicine, Diplomate (DABPM) American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehab, Pain Medicine ... and has used Twitter to share information about pain management and to debunk myths about women's health. As of 2019, her ... Gunter has practiced medicine since 1996. Gunter works as an OB/GYN and a pain medicine physician. Her approach is based on ... CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "Diplomates". American Board of Pain Medicine. Retrieved 26 October 2019. Jennifer ...
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Haussler, KK (2010). "The role of manual therapies in equine pain management". Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract. 26 (3): 579-601 ... In the 1980s, it began to be seen on the margins of veterinary medicine. By the late 1980s, a veterinarian who also was a ... Epstein, M; Rodan, I; Griffenhagen, G; Kadrlik, J; Petty, M; Robertson, S; Simpson, W (2015). "2015 AAHA/AAFP Pain Management ... There is limited evidence supporting the effectiveness of spinal manipulation or mobilization for equine pain management, and ...
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ISBN 978-0-345-53972-4. Burch, Vidyamala (2016). "Meditation and the management of pain". The Psychology of Meditation. Oxford ... Rhazes was a Persian physician and scholar of the Middle Ages who had a profound effect on Western thought and medicine as well ... Vidyamala Burch utilizes Buddhist mindfulness and metta practices in her Mindfulness-Based Pain Management (MBPM) programs, ... "Evaluation of the breathworks mindfulness-based pain management programme: effects on well-being and multiple measures of ...
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ISBN 0-440-22244-3. American Medical Women's Association (1996). AMWA Guide to Cancer & Pain Management. New York: Dell. ISBN 0 ... Founded in 1915 by Bertha Van Hoosen, the AMWA works to advance women in medicine and to serve as a voice for women's health. ... "American Medical Women's Association". chicago.medicine.uic.edu. Archived from the original on 12 November 2014. Retrieved 25 ... "a woman physician who has made the most outstanding contributions to the cause of women in the field of medicine." The Bertha ...
Textbook of Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management. New York: McGraw Hill Medical. ISBN 978-0-07-144906-9. OCLC 70051351 ... Goldman's Cecil Medicine (24th ed.). Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier Inc. p. 444. ISBN 978-1-4377-1604-7. Katz, Arnold M. ( ... synd/3165 at Who Named It? Aviado, Domingo M.; Aviado, Domingo Guevara (2001). "The Bezold-Jarisch Reflex". Annals of the New ... Sever, P. S.; Hughes, A. (June 2001). "Angiotensin receptor antagonists and vaso-vagal attacks due to sensitisation of the ...
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Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. 31 (6): 582-583. doi:10.1016/j.rapm.2006.08.009. ISSN 1098-7339. PMID 17138203. ... "Nerve blocks for initial pain management of femoral fractures in children". Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (12): ... FICB can generally be performed with minimally required training and by non-medical practitioners FIC can be used to offer pain ... Chesters, A; Atkinson, P (October 2014). "Fascia iliaca block for pain relief from proximal femoral fracture in the emergency ...
Ernst, E (May 2008). "Chiropractic: a critical evaluation". Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 35 (5): 544-62. doi:10.1016 ... In 1906, Palmer was prosecuted under the new medical arts law in Iowa for practicing medicine without a license, and chose to ... Although Palmer initially denied being trained by osteopathic medicine founder A.T. Still, in 1899 he wrote: Some years ago I ... He was an avid proponent of various forms of pseudoscientific alternative medicine such as magnetic healing. Palmer opposed ...
"Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 46 (6): 887-96. doi:10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2013.02.010. ISSN 1873-6513. PMID 23707384.. ... holistic medicine, natural medicine, unorthodox medicine, fringe medicine, unconventional medicine, and new age medicine are ... Complementary medicine (CM), complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), integrated medicine or integrative medicine (IM), ... Complementary or integrative medicine Complementary medicine (CM) or integrative medicine (IM) is when alternative medicine is ...
The symptoms include confusion, shortness of breath, elevated heart rate, pain or discomfort, over-perspiration, fever, ... New England Journal of Medicine. 354 (1): 44-53. doi:10.1056/NEJMra052116. ISSN 0028-4793. PMID 16394301.. ... susceptibility patterns and antimicrobial management". The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 14 (9): 751-9. doi:10.1097/ ... and chest pain. For the elderly, they may include confusion, low alertness, and the former listed symptoms to a lesser degree. ...
These measures may include pain management, and treatment for nausea, fever, and anxiety.[135] The World Health Organization ( ... "The New England Journal of Medicine. 372 (25): 2423-27. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa1500306. hdl:2328/35704. PMC 4547451. PMID 25950269. ... joint pains, fatigue, hearing loss, mood and sleep disturbances, muscular pain, abdominal pain, menstrual abnormalities, ... muscular pain, joint pain, headache, and sore throat.[1][23][25][26] The fever is usually higher than 38.3 °C (101 °F).[27] ...
Medicine portal. *Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation. *Enhanced Primary Care Case Management Program ... Minimum services include pain relief, restoration of teeth and maintenance for dental health. Early and Periodic Screening, ... "New England Journal of Medicine. 368 (18): 1713-1722. doi:10.1056/NEJMsa1212321. ISSN 0028-4793. PMC 3701298. PMID 23635051.. ... Journal of Law and Medicine. 19 (2): 335-53. PMID 22320007. Archived from the original (PDF) on November 29, 2014. Retrieved ...
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See: Alternative medicine in Candidiasis) James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: ... Although this condition is also known as "denture sore mouth", there is rarely any pain. Candida is associated with about 90% ... Tarçın, BG (2011). "Oral candidosis: aetiology, clinical manifestations, diagnosis and management" (PDF). MÜSBED. 1 (2): 140- ... This is due to developments in medicine, with more invasive medical procedures and surgeries, more widespread use of broad ...
This is sometimes like the pain of menses. It can be much worse. Or a woman may have no pain at all. If the pregnancy is many ... If a bad thing happens because of a surgery or medicine that a doctor gives, or because of a miscarriage, it is called a ... "Beef cattle and Beef production: Management and Husbandry of Beef Cattle", Encyclopaedia of New Zealand (1966). ... In a 1979 study of 2,299 patients, 97% reported having some amount of pain. Patients rated the pain as being less than earache ...
Pain management (also called pain medicine, or algiatry) is the medical discipline concerned with the relief of pain. ... Folk medicine may also be referred to as traditional medicine, alternative medicine, indigenous medicine, or natural medicine. ... Traditional medicine[edit]. Main article: Traditional medicine. Traditional medicine (also known as indigenous or folk medicine ... Early records on medicine have been discovered from ancient Egyptian medicine, Babylonian Medicine, Ayurvedic medicine (in the ...
... joint pains, memory disturbances, malaise, radicular pain, sleep disturbances, muscle pains, and concentration disturbances. ... "Wilderness & Environmental Medicine. 21 (3): 270-271. doi:10.1016/j.wem.2010.04.005. ISSN 1080-6032. PMID 20832708.. ... Pace, EJ; O'Reilly, M (1 May 2020). "Tickborne Diseases: Diagnosis and Management". American Family Physician. 101 (9): 530-540 ... Transient muscle pains and joint pains are also common.[23] In about 10-15% of untreated people, Lyme causes neurological ...
Dagenais S, Mayer J, Wooley JR, Haldeman S (2008). "Evidence-informed management of chronic low back pain with medicine- ... Ernst E (May 2008). "Chiropractic: a critical evaluation". Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 35 (5): 544-62. doi:10.1016/ ... Whiplash and other neck pain. There is no consensus on the effectiveness of manual therapies for neck pain.[103] A 2013 ... Eric J. Bailey (2002). African American Alternative Medicine: Using Alternative Medicine to Prevent and Control Chronic ...
"Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine. 93 (1): 18-21. PMC 1288046. PMID 10700841.. ... Some patients will have neck or throat pain, or dysphagia. The persistent duct or sinus can promote oral secretions, which may ... Surgical management options include the Sistrunk procedure, en bloc central neck dissection, suture-guided transhyoid ... Deaver M. J.; Silman E. F.; Lotfipour S. (2009). "Infected thyroglossal duct cyst". Western Journal of Emergency Medicine. 10 ( ...
"Seminars in Nuclear Medicine. 42 (6): 356-70. doi:10.1053/j.semnuclmed.2012.06.001. PMC 3925448. PMID 23026359.. ... Kahn, Kevin; Finkel, Alan (June 2014). "It IS a tumor -- current review of headache and brain tumor". Current Pain and Headache ... Neurosurgeons take the time to observe the evolution of the neoplasm before proposing a management plan to the patient and his/ ... Longo, Dan L (2012). "369 Seizures and Epilepsy". Harrison's principles of internal medicine (18th ed.). McGraw-Hill. p. 3258. ...
... and management". The Journal of Sexual Medicine. 7 (1 Pt 2): 476-500. doi:10.1111/j.1743-6109.2009.01625.x. PMID 20092449.. ... William Ledger; William D. Schlaff; Thierry G. Vancaillie (11 December 2014). Chronic Pelvic Pain. Cambridge University Press. ... Jerry Shapiro (12 November 2012). Hair Disorders: Current Concepts in Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Management, An Issue of ... Bodh I. Jugdutt (19 February 2014). Aging and Heart Failure: Mechanisms and Management. Springer Science & Business Media. pp. ...
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Cardiac myxomas may lead to embolic strokes and heart failure and may present with fever, joint pain, shortness of breath, ... Bano G, Hodgson S (2016). "Diagnosis and Management of Hereditary Thyroid Cancer". Recent Results Cancer Res. 205: 29-44. doi: ... Reynen, K. (1995). "Cardiac Myxomas". New England Journal of Medicine. 333 (24): 1610-1617. doi:10.1056/NEJM199512143332407. ... Medicine. 64 (4): 270-283. doi:10.1097/00005792-198507000-00007. PMID 4010501. McCarthy, P.; Piehler, J.; Schaff, H.; Pluth, J ...
Management[edit]. The management depends on the type of injury involved and whether it is a baby or an adult tooth. If teeth ... "British Journal of Sports Medicine. 35 (2): 81-82. doi:10.1136/bjsm.35.2.81. ISSN 0306-3674. PMC 1724314. PMID 11273965.. ... a temporary splinting of the injured teeth may relieve the pain and enhance eating ability.[32] Splinting should only be used ... Management of injured primary teeth differs from management of permanent teeth; an avulsed primary tooth should not be re- ...
Pain management. *Palliative care. *Pediatrics (Neonatology). *Physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R) ... Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) or Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery. ... "Disease List - U of U School of Medicine - , University of Utah". medicine.utah.edu. Retrieved 2017-02-05.. ... Two to three years training in general medicine to obtain a higher degree in medicine and become a member of the Royal College ...
2013). Australian Medicines Handbook (2013 ed.). Adelaide: The Australian Medicines Handbook Unit Trust. ISBN 978-0-9805790-9-3 ... Moclobemide is useful in the treatment and management of panic disorder.[43] Panic disorder is mentioned as an accepted but ... Fibromyalgia, moclobemide has been found to improve pain and functioning in this group of people.[44] ... Moclobemide has demonstrated effectiveness and efficacy in the treatment and management of major depressive disorder,[18] with ...
For example, a patient with chronic pain may decrease the physiological result of stress and draw attention away from the pain ... "Grand Unification for World Peace ; Music THerapy for Integrating Healthcare PDF , Alternative Medicine , Medicine".. ... Suvarna Nalapat (2008). Music Therapy in Management, Education and Administration. New Delhi: Readworthy Publications. ISBN 978 ... "Music as medicine". apa.org. Retrieved April 24, 2017.. *^ McCaffrey T, Edwards J, Fannon D (2011). "Is there a role for music ...
Emergency medicine A joint dislocation, also called luxation, occurs when there is an abnormal separation in the joint, where ... They require prompt evaluation, diagnosis, reduction, and postreduction management before the person can be evaluated at a ... Intense pain. *Joint instability. *Deformity of the joint area. *Reduced muscle strength ... "The American Journal of Sports Medicine. 38 (10): 1997-2004. doi:10.1177/0363546510371423. ISSN 0363-5465. PMID 20616375.. ...
Harney D, Patijn J. Meralgia paresthetica: diagnosis and management strategies. Pain Med (Review). 2007, 8 (8): 669-77. PMID ... 古希臘醫學(英语:Ancient Greek medicine)和古埃及的文獻都將肥胖視為一種疾病[189]。希波克拉底這麼寫道:「肥胖本身不是一種病,但它是其他疾病的前兆。」公元前六世紀的印度外科醫師蘇許魯塔(英语:Sushruta)認為肥胖與糖尿病與 ... New England Journal of Medicine. 12 June 2017. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa1614362.. *^ 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 World Health Organization (WHO). ...
Seymour, Jane; Clark, David; Winslow, Michelle (2005). "Elsevier". Journal of Pain and Symptom Management. 29 (1): 2-13. doi: ... London: Wellcome Trust Centre for the History of Medicine at UCL Archived 25 March 2014 at the Wayback Machine (2007), pp. 8, ... She gave one of the first LMG lectures on the subject of pain, developing the talk into "The Nature and Management of Terminal ... Total pain[edit]. Saunders introduced the idea of "total pain", which included physical, emotional, social, and spiritual ...
Management[edit]. When lactose intolerance is due to secondary lactase deficiency, treatment of the underlying disease may ... It is not until relatively recently that medicine recognised the worldwide prevalence of lactose intolerance and its genetic ... Symptoms may include abdominal pain, bloating, diarrhea, gas, and nausea.[1] These symptoms typically start thirty minutes to ... Australasian Annals of Medicine. 17 (4): 300-6. doi:10.1111/imj.1968.17.4.300. PMID 5701921.. ...
"www.medicines.org.uk. Retrieved 2017-12-27.. *^ "Isotretinoin 20mg capsules - - (eMC)". www.medicines.org.uk. Retrieved 2018-01 ... Myalgia (muscular pain) and arthralgia (joint pain) are rare side effects.[32] Retinoids, such as high dose etretinate, are ... "Guidelines of care for acne vulgaris management". Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 56 (4): 651-63. doi:10.1016/j ... "Drug Safety Update - Latest advice for medicines users - October 2017" (PDF). Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory ...
The New England Journal of Medicine. 322 (21): 1494-1499. doi:10.1056/NEJM199005243222104. ISSN 0028-4793. PMID 2139920.. ... This may lead to angina pectoris (chest pain or tightness on exertion) or heart attacks. Less commonly, arteries of the brain ... June 2011). "Familial hypercholesterolemia: screening, diagnosis and management of pediatric and adult patients: clinical ... New England Journal of Medicine. 375 (17): 1628-1637. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa1602777. ISSN 0028-4793. PMID 27783906.. ...
Pain management. *Palliative care. *Pediatrics *Neonatology. *Physical medicine and rehabilitation *PM&R ... Damasio is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the National Academy of Medicine, the European Academy of ... During the 1960s, Damasio studied medicine at the University of Lisbon Medical School, where he also did his neurological ... was named as one of the ten best books of 2001 by the New York Times Book Review, a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year, a ...
"Diagnosis and management of urinary infections in older people". Clinical Medicine. 11 (1): 80-3. doi:10.7861/clinmedicine.11- ... Vaginitis may also be due to a yeast infection.[44] Interstitial cystitis (chronic pain in the bladder) may be considered for ... "Annals of Translational Medicine (Review). 5 (2): 33. doi:10.21037/atm.2016.12.14. PMC 5300849. PMID 28217698.. ... July 2013). "Management of urinary tract infections in the era of increasing antimicrobial resistance". Med Clin North Am. 97 ( ...
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  • The current edition includes contributions from international authors, with new chapters covering ultrasound-guided techniques in regional anesthesiology and pain management procedures. (wikipedia.org)
  • He received his Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Miami with honors, and completed post-doctoral training in anesthesiology/pain medicine at University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver, CO. (spineuniverse.com)
  • He is an Associate Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine at University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and lectures nationally and internationally on pain medicine, in particular on interventional diagnostic/therapeutic techniques, pharmacological interventions, and neuromodulation for control of neuropathic and complex pain syndromes. (spineuniverse.com)
  • Pain management specialists may be trained in a number of other specialties, including physical rehabilitation and anesthesiology, and may work alongside surgeons during childbirth and surgical procedures. (lifescript.com)
  • Pain management specialists may be trained in a number of specialties, including orthopedic surgery, neurology, physiatry (physical medicine and rehabilitation) and anesthesiology, or may work alongside surgeons. (lifescript.com)
  • [ 9 ] Pain medicine is a subspecialty under such medical specialties as anesthesiology , physiatry , neurology , palliative medicine and psychiatry . (thefullwiki.org)
  • His specialist interests include the management of neuropathic pain as well as local anaesthetic and steroid injections for joint pain and spinal pain. (imperial.nhs.uk)
  • Humble, S R (2017) Mitochondrial dysfunction in diabetic neuropathy may be involved in the development of neuropathic pain via a reduction in neurosteroid synthesis. (imperial.nhs.uk)
  • Humble SR (2016) Neurosteroids are reduced in diabetic neuropathy and may be associated with the development of neuropathic pain. (imperial.nhs.uk)
  • Pharmacologic management of neuropathic pain: evidence-based recommendations. (dal.ca)
  • It is also important to determine if the pain is nociceptive (somatic or visceral pain) or neuropathic (continuous dysesthesias or chronic lancinating or paroxysmal pain). (aafp.org)
  • Nociceptive pain can usually be controlled with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs or corticosteroids, whereas neuropathic pain responds to tricyclic antidepressants or anticonvulsants. (aafp.org)
  • Pain syndromes can be nociceptive (somatic or visceral pain) or neuropathic (continuous dysesthesias or chronic lancinating or paroxysmal pain). (aafp.org)
  • Unlike purely nociceptive pain, there is often no "cure" for intractable pain of neuropathic or idiopathic origin. (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • It is a type of neuropathic pain. (wikipedia.org)
  • [ 11 ] Portenoy divided somatogenic pain into "nociceptive" (caused by activation of nociceptors ) and "neuropathic" (caused by damage to or malfunction of the nervous system). (thefullwiki.org)
  • Neuropathic pain may also not show up on medical tests, such as nerve conduction studies. (pinestreetfoundation.org)
  • Anticonvulsants such as gabapentin and pregabalin are used for neuropathic pain. (cancernetwork.com)
  • After graduation, he completed a medical internship at Fitzsimmons Army Medical Center in Denver, Colorado, and his residency at The Johns Hopkins Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland, where he was named Chief Resident for 2000 - 2001, before completing a fellowship in Pain Medicine at UCLA / WLA VA Multicampus training Program. (uclahealth.org)
  • I did my medical school training at UCLA, internship at Harbor UCLA, and anesthesia/pain management residency/fellowship at UC San Francisco. (kaiserpermanente.org)
  • Through his research he has adopted cutting-edge techniques that are only performed by a small number of specialised doctors, such as radiofrequency therapy for spinal pain and nerve entrapment syndromes, as well as capsaicin patch therapy for painful peripheral neuropathy. (imperial.nhs.uk)
  • Dr. Bennett has been active in clinical research involving electrical neuromodulation of spinal and peripheral nerve structures, and spinal drug delivery systems as applied to chronic pain syndromes. (spineuniverse.com)
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndromes (CRPS), Failed Back Surgical Syndrome, peripheral nerve injury/neuropathy, interstitial cystitis, and cervicogenic headache. (spineuniverse.com)
  • He is experienced in complex orthopedic pain and chronic pain syndromes utilizing state of the art technology and a multidisciplinary approach to pain. (sfbar.org)
  • In: Slave Pianos: A Diagnosis, 1998-2001. (hud.ac.uk)
  • The Department of Anesthesia at Stanford University Medical Center offers a one-year fellowship in the Management of Perioperative Services focusing on entrepreneurship, management, and leadership for the clinician. (stanford.edu)
  • David E. Fish, M.D. is an Associate Professor in the Department of Orthopedics at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and the Assistant Program Director of the Pain Medicine Fellowship at GLA VA WLA/ UCLA Multidisciplinary program in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. (uclahealth.org)
  • The fellowship had a strong emphasis on the evaluation and management of chronic pelvic pain. (rochester.edu)
  • He qualified in medicine at the University of Aberdeen in 2000 and trained in major centres in both Scotland and Australia. (imperial.nhs.uk)
  • Book Review, "Pain: Clinical Manual, Second Edition" in Pain Medicine 1(2):186, 2000. (spineuniverse.com)
  • Clinical practice guidelines promote the view that acute low back pain has a favourable prognosis-the 2000 UK guideline states that "90% [of cases] will recover within six weeks. (bmj.com)
  • Travelers spend nearly $1.2 billion a year in the county, and more than 880,000 convention delegates visited Louisville in 2000-2001. (encyclopedia.com)
  • 2000. Hart L. "Knee Pain. (webmd.com)
  • Ensure that fire fighters are cleared for duty by a physician knowledgeable about the physical demands of fire fighting, the personal protective equipment used by fire fighters, and the various components of NFPA 1582, Standard on Comprehensive Occupational Medicine Program for Fire Departments. (cdc.gov)
  • When RSD is suspected, the treating physician should ensure that that the patient receives evaluation by a pain specialist or other clinician experienced in treating this condition. (medscape.com)
  • Pain Physician. (dal.ca)
  • Pain management , pain medicine , pain control or algiatry , is a branch of medicine employing an interdisciplinary approach for easing the suffering and improving the quality of life of those living with chronic pain [1] The typical pain management team includes medical practitioners , pharmacists , clinical psychologists , physiotherapists , occupational therapists , physician assistants , nurses . (wikipedia.org)
  • He is also a consulting physician for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Los Angeles, California. (uclahealth.org)
  • Daniel S. Bennett, MD, DABPM is an interventional spine/pain medicine physician from Denver, CO. He is the Founder and immediate past-Chairman of the Board of Directors of The National Pain Foundation. (spineuniverse.com)
  • Pain is the most common reason for physician consultation in most developed countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • In some debates regarding physician-assisted suicide or euthanasia, pain has been used as an argument to permit people who are terminally ill to end their lives. (wikipedia.org)
  • It s important that women consult a physician if arthritis aches and pains are hindering their lives. (womenfitness.net)
  • Effectiveness of lumbar facet joint nerve blocks in chronic lower back pain: A randomized clinical trial," Pain Physician , vol. 4, no. 1, pp. 101-117, 2001. (hindawi.com)
  • The jury is still out on the efficacy of this technique, in which a chiropractor, physical therapist or osteopathic physician applies controlled force to a joint of the spine, but there's some indication that it may minimize lower-back pain and chronic headaches. (womansday.com)
  • Chronic pain means different things to different patients and physicians. (annals.org)
  • While patients desire relief of symptoms, complete relief for patients with chronic pain is often unobtainable, and treatment decisions require that patients and physicians continually weigh the risks against the benefits (4) . (annals.org)
  • Opioids in the management of chronic non-cancer pain: an update of American Society of the Interventional Pain Physicians' (ASIPP) Guidelines. (dal.ca)
  • Nonpharmacologic therapies for acute and chronic low back pain: a review of the evidence for an American Pain Society/American College of Physicians clinical practice guideline. (dal.ca)
  • Diagnosis and treatment of low back pain: a joint clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians and the American Pain Society. (dal.ca)
  • Evidence-based interventions to improve the palliative care of pain, dyspnea, and depression at the end of life: a clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians. (dal.ca)
  • Narrative medicine in the international education of physicians. (francoangeli.it)
  • An accomplished writer, Dr. Fish was also a co-editor of The Pocketpaedia , a guide for PM&R physicians, and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Secrets . (uclahealth.org)
  • If pain does not respond to one analgesic medication, physicians should use an equianalgesic dose chart when changing the medication or route of administration. (aafp.org)
  • Pain control is one of the most challenging tasks that family physicians face when providing care for patients at the end of life. (aafp.org)
  • 2 , 3 The challenge for physicians is to provide aggressive pain management and implement strategies to alleviate suffering in patients with pain that is difficult to control. (aafp.org)
  • Physicians should always believe what patients report about their pain. (aafp.org)
  • With correct identification of the pain syndrome, physicians can provide better pain control using appropriate adjuvant therapies and interventions. (aafp.org)
  • A questionnaire was distributed by physicians to 238 consecutive patients consulting for cLBP at the Pain Center of Lausanne University Hospital, Switzerland. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Most physicians are not trained in pain management. (pinestreetfoundation.org)
  • Although the State of California passed a bill in 1997 requiring all physicians to have a minimum of 12 hours of pain management education, it is not due to go into full effect until 2007. (pinestreetfoundation.org)
  • Physicians themselves may have difficulty eliciting the cause of the back pain also. (healthengine.com.au)
  • 20 physicians in the world board-certified in anti-aging and ing 44 U.S. Air functional medicine. (yudu.com)
  • Jay Lee, a general surgery resident at Michigan Medicine and part of the faculty participating in the session, is also part of the research team at the Michigan Opioid Prescribing and Engagement Network, in which he has investigated physicians' role in the epidemic. (michigandaily.com)
  • In 2001, physicians embarked on a well-intentioned campaign to improve pain management for patients," Lee said. (michigandaily.com)
  • Pain management programs include pain-relieving medication, occupational or physical therapy and alternative treatments such as acupuncture. (questia.com)
  • Acupuncture, part of traditional ancient Chinese medicine, is a method of pain management that entails insertion of long thin needles into certain points of the body to restore balance, encourage the body to release endorphins, which are pain relieving compounds, and stimulate the body to heal itself. (questia.com)
  • Acupuncture and other traditional Oriental medicine therapies are gaining popularity at a rapid rate. (nccaom.org)
  • The NCCAOM consulted with subject matter experts and researchers to identify the most common pain conditions in the US, and collect several studies supporting the effectiveness of acupuncture for each of those conditions. (nccaom.org)
  • The authors concluded that, "Ear acupuncture may be a promising modality to be used for pain reduction within 48 hours, with a low side effect profile. (nccaom.org)
  • Patients can therefore be reassured that acupuncture treatment effects persist for chronic pain. (nccaom.org)
  • Acupuncture was superior to both sham and no acupuncture control groups for each pain condition and found clear evidence that the effects of acupuncture persist over time with only a small decrease of approximately 15% over a year. (nccaom.org)
  • Acupuncture was found to offer clinically significant improvement in all pain categories, however, a few randomized controlled trials didn't demonstrate superiority of acupuncture treatment over sham control. (nccaom.org)
  • One Acupuncture", modeled after "One Medicine", embodies a system of translational acupuncture built upon science and hypothesis-driven research. (mdpi.com)
  • One Acupuncture", like "One Medicine", has the potential to improve research quality and clinical outcomes. (mdpi.com)
  • Pain management specialists may also be trained in nontraditional forms of pain management, such as acupuncture -- a form of Chinese medicine that involves inserting needles into certain body points to relieve pain and promote healing. (lifescript.com)
  • As part of traditional Chinese medicine, acupuncture has been practiced in China and other Asian countries for thousands of years. (healthlinkbc.ca)
  • The aim of most acupuncture clinical observation and clinical trials in cancer patients has been to evaluate the effects of acupuncture on symptom management. (healthlinkbc.ca)
  • The most convincing research data on the effects of acupuncture in cancer patients have emerged from studies of the management of chemotherapy -induced N/V. (healthlinkbc.ca)
  • Acupuncture, a complementary therapy used in symptom management,[ 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 ] is used clinically to manage cancer-related symptoms, treat side effects induced by chemotherapy or radiation therapy, boost blood cell count, and enhance lymphocyte and natural killer (NK) cell activity. (healthlinkbc.ca)
  • More than 50 schools and colleges of acupuncture and Oriental medicine operate in the United States, many of which offer master's-level programs and are accredited by or have been granted candidacy status by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM). (healthlinkbc.ca)
  • ACAOM standards for a master's-level degree require a 3-year program (approximately 2,000 hours of study) for acupuncture and a 4-year program for Oriental medicine, which includes acupuncture and herbal therapy (www.ACAOM.org). (healthlinkbc.ca)
  • Acupuncture for fibromyalgia in primary care: A randomised controlled trial," Acupuncture in Medicine , vol. 34, no. 4, pp. 257-266, 2016. (hindawi.com)
  • More often than not, patients must cobble together a variety of treatments, and increasingly those include some type of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) remedy such as yoga or acupuncture. (womansday.com)
  • According to a 2001 study published in the Archives of Internal Medicine , patients who had 10 massages (one per week) reported better pain relief than those who had acupuncture or followed pain-relieving techniques described in books or videos. (womansday.com)
  • Acupuncture for me has been an ongoing education into the anatomy and physiology of muscles and the nervous system, in particular with the management of pain. (ndnr.com)
  • This article reviews how acupuncture is thought to work, data on acupuncture for managing pain caused by cancer or by cancer treatment, how acupuncture is practiced in the US medical system, discussion of safety issues, and practical tips on how to integrate acupuncture into cancer care. (cancernetwork.com)
  • This article summarizes the current evidence regarding the use of acupuncture for pain management in cancer patients. (cancernetwork.com)
  • 11] In addition, a recent National Cancer Institute (NCI) symposium on acupuncture highlighted the clinical evidence for its use in oncology symptom management. (cancernetwork.com)
  • 12] Acupuncture is one of the nonpharmacologic interventions associated with fewer side effects and should be part of a multimodal approach to the management of pain. (cancernetwork.com)
  • Acupuncture originated as a therapeutic modality in traditional Chinese medicine. (cancernetwork.com)
  • 2001 - Acupuncture and Massage College, Clean Needle Technique Course. (acupuncturemiami.com)
  • 2001 - Acupuncture and Massage College, Certificate in Chinese Tui-Na massage and Cupping training. (acupuncturemiami.com)
  • Dr. Wenger: Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, University of California, Los Angeles, 911 Broxton Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1736. (annals.org)
  • Researchers performed a meta-analysis of raw data from 39 randomized controlled trials including 20,827 patients suffering from non-specific musculoskeletal pain, osteoarthritis, chronic headache or shoulder pain. (nccaom.org)
  • Skin or musculoskeletal pain usually responds to nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). (aafp.org)
  • Stress fractures, slipped vertebrae, tumours and infections are other serious causes to consider but the most common cause is musculoskeletal pain. (healthengine.com.au)
  • Twenty-five years ago, FMS was initially described as a syndrome characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain that could not be explained by another diagnosis. (chiro.org)
  • Kailainathan P, Humble S, Dawson H, Cameron, F, Gokani S, Lidder G. (2017) A national survey of pain clinics within the United Kingdom and Ireland focusing on the multidisciplinary team and the incorporation of the extended nursing role. (imperial.nhs.uk)
  • Humble SR (2017) The global year against pain after surgery. (imperial.nhs.uk)
  • 2017). Living with Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria in Italy: A Narrative Medicine Project to Improve the Pathway of Patient Care. (francoangeli.it)
  • The Journal of Pain, 2017 Nov 30. (nccaom.org)
  • Physical medicine and rehabilitation employs diverse physical techniques such as thermal agents and electrotherapy , as well as therapeutic exercise and behavioral therapy, alone or in tandem with interventional techniques and conventional pharmacotherapy to treat pain, usually as part of an interdisciplinary or multidisciplinary program. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dr. Fish is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine. (uclahealth.org)
  • Dr. Fish is a leading expert in the treatment of Non-operative spinal disorders and is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPMR), the Academic Association of Physiatrists (AAP), the International Society of Injection Specialists (ISIS), and the North American Spine Society (NASS). (uclahealth.org)
  • Since joining staff at UCLA, Dr. Fish was awarded the Distinguished Clinician award by residents for his work in the department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Clinical Instructor of the Year for David Geffen School of Medicine Medical Student Training, and also received an award for the best research paper of the year by the Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. (uclahealth.org)
  • Epidemiology of chronic non-cancer pain in Europe: Narrative review of prevalence, pain treatments and pain impact," Current Medical Research and Opinion , vol. 27, no. 2, pp. 449-462, 2011. (hindawi.com)
  • This article offers an overview of the current literature and reviews the epidemiology and evidence-based psychological and pharmacological management of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), sleep disturbance and pain in refugees and asylum seekers. (cambridge.org)
  • A previous Physiopedia page titled Lower Limb Amputees and Low Back Pain addresses the epidemiology and aetiology of lower back pain (LBP) in the lower limb amputee population as well as some of the biomechanical and psychosocial elements that may cause or influence this pain.This page aims to provide an overview of possible physiotherapy interventions to decrease and manage LBP in amputees. (physio-pedia.com)
  • Stener-Victorin E, Kowalski J, Lundeberg T. A new highly reliable instrument for the assessment of pre- and postoperative gynecological pain. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • However, despite our best efforts, many postoperative surgical patients receive inadequate pain management, not only due to limitations of currently available treatment options, but also because of inadequate assessment techniques and insufficient information on drug tolerance/addiction. (lww.com)
  • Overarching principles and recommendations regarding assessment and pain treatment were specified on the basis of reviewed evidence and expert opinion. (bmj.com)
  • Ongoing assessment of pain is crucial and can be accomplished using various forms and scales. (aafp.org)
  • The initial pain assessment should include information about the location, quality, intensity, onset, duration and frequency of pain, as well as factors that relieve or exacerbate the pain. (aafp.org)
  • Form used for hospice initial pain assessment. (aafp.org)
  • 2007 FELASA award, for research work leading to advances in pain assessment and management in laboratory animals. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • Comparative aspects of pain assessment and alleviation. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • We aim to develop the comparative aspects of our research in pain assessment and alleviation. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • Although pharmacologic treatment with traditional analgesics is the most common form of pain treatment in older patients (2-4, 9) , the use of complementary and alternative medications and nonpharmacologic interventions also must be considered, especially when results with the former are felt to be less than satisfactory or the burden of potential adverse effects outweighs the benefits (4, 9) . (annals.org)
  • Therapeutic strategies include pharmacologic pain relief, sympatholytic interventions, and rehabilitation. (medscape.com)
  • Humble SR, Dalton A, Li L (2015) A systematic review of therapeutic interventions to reduce acute and chronic post-surgical pain after amputation, thoracotomy or mastectomy. (imperial.nhs.uk)
  • One challenge in symptom management is the lack of clear evidence for some frequently used interventions. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • Study characteristics extracted from eligible papers were target population, sample size, duration of low back pain at time of enrolment, description of interventions, duration of follow up, prognostic factors, and outcome measures. (bmj.com)
  • Pain management for cancer patients encompasses both pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic interventions. (cancernetwork.com)
  • Nonpharmacologic interventions are an important part of a comprehensive pain management plan. (cancernetwork.com)
  • During the last years, several studies indicate that oxycodone has the potential of mediating pain relief through the kappa-opioid receptor (4-6), and not only on the my-opioid receptor like most other opioids used in the clinic. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The potency of the opioid should be determined by the level of pain intensity so that low-potency opioids should be prescribed initially and high-potency opioids used for severe pain. (lww.com)
  • Alternative pain-management strategies include combinations of analgesic products, including opioids, NSAIDs, local anaesthetics, and nerve and neuraxial blocks. (lww.com)
  • Opioids are currently among the most commonly used and effective analgesics available for the management of moderate-to-severe pain and are known for their potency and speed of onset of action [2] . (lww.com)
  • Oral administration of opioids is generally considered superior for the management of pain postoperatively in patients who can tolerate the oral route. (medscape.com)
  • Although postoperative pain is ceaseless for the first 24 hours, long-acting oral opioids are generally not recommended due to a need for dose titration and lack of evidence supporting superiority when compared with short-acting oral opioids. (medscape.com)
  • Her current research interests are the use of ketamine in the prevention of chronic post-surgical pain, the appropriate use of opioids for persistent pain and the gut microbiome's effect on the absorption of medicines and pain signalling. (rsm.ac.uk)
  • One recent study found that 44 percent of chronic pain patients on narcotics (opioids) had used a CAM remedy in the previous year. (womansday.com)
  • 8] For pharmacologic options, mainstays for managing somatic pain include acetaminophen, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, and opioids. (cancernetwork.com)
  • Usually, patients with chronic pain are depressed. (medscape.com)
  • Objectives To compare the effectiveness of pharmacist medication review, with or without pharmacist prescribing, with standard care, for patients with chronic pain. (bmj.com)
  • Conclusions This is the first randomised controlled trial of pharmacist prescribing in the UK, and suggests that there may be a benefit for patients with chronic pain. (bmj.com)
  • For instance, one systematic review published in The Open Orthopaedics Journal reports that, after looking at 17 different trials, there is "moderate quality evidence" that laser therapy helps relieve chronic neck pain. (chiroeco.com)
  • For the purposes of this review, chronic pain is defined as "persistent or episodic pain of a duration or intensity that adversely affects the function or well-being of the patient" (8) . (annals.org)
  • The patient also can use desensitization techniques (eg, rubbing the skin, massage, tapping, vibration) to reduce sensitivity and pain. (medscape.com)
  • Recreational therapy can help the patient with chronic pain to take part in pleasurable activities that help to decrease pain. (medscape.com)
  • The third edition was recognized in Anesthesia and Analgesia as "a definitive text for the care of the pain patient. (wikipedia.org)
  • The purpose of this article is to review acute illnesses that interact with the management of pain, where misuse of analgesic agents would be detrimental to the patient. (uspharmacist.com)
  • Pain management includes patient communication about the pain problem. (wikipedia.org)
  • [5] There is a continuing risk in many types of pain management for the patient to take treatment which is less effective than needed or which causes other difficulty and side effects. (wikipedia.org)
  • [5] A goal of pain management for the patient and their health care provider to identify the amount of treatment which addresses the pain but which is not too much treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • [5] Sometimes pain management covers a problem, and the patient might be less aware that they need treatment for a deeper problem. (wikipedia.org)
  • Emotional disclosure through patient narrative may improve pain and well-being: results of a randomized controlled trial in patients with cancer pain. (francoangeli.it)
  • This patient presented with chest pain and hypotension. (washington.edu)
  • In 2001, the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations set new national standards, formally recognizing pain as the "fifth vital sign" - in addition to pulse rate, breathing rate, temperature and blood pressure - in assessing how a patient is faring. (bio-medicine.org)
  • A multidisciplinary task force including professionals and patient representatives conducted a systematic literature review of systematic reviews to evaluate evidence regarding effects on pain of multiple treatment modalities. (bmj.com)
  • The task force emphasised the importance for the health professional to adopt a patient-centred framework within a biopsychosocial perspective, to have sufficient knowledge of IA and OA pathogenesis, and to be able to differentiate localised and generalised pain. (bmj.com)
  • Chronic pain often causes a financial and emotional burden for the patient due to costly medical bills and taking time off from work. (lifescript.com)
  • Effective pain management in the terminally ill patient requires an understanding of pain control strategies. (aafp.org)
  • See how Mayo Clinic research and clinical trials advance the science of medicine and improve patient care. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Most health practitioners use a patient-reported 10-point scale to document their patient's pain and their response to treatments. (pinestreetfoundation.org)
  • outcome measures describing number of recovered athletes, patient satisfaction, pain scores or functional outcome scores. (bmj.com)
  • If the patient had continued to have chest pain or unstable angina, were receiving a nitroglycerin drip or had gotten a positive enzyme test result, then the review decision would have been quite different. (aafp.org)
  • Resolution of both pain and caregiver perception of pain have been identified as important indicators of patient and parent satisfaction in the ED. 1 Improvement in pain control has been associated with significantly improved clinical and practice outcomes. (aappublications.org)
  • 3 , 4 In addition to patient-related outcomes, poor pain control in the pediatric patient also has been shown to affect the vital signs of caregivers. (aappublications.org)
  • Additionally, some are more invasive than the patient would like-as is the case with surgeries and injections-sending them in search of other non-invasive, yet effective pain relief options. (chiroeco.com)
  • Less pain, swelling, and scarring" for the patient. (chiroeco.com)
  • Back pain is one of the leading reasons for a patient to visit a doctor but the underlying cause of the pain is not always obvious. (healthengine.com.au)
  • That next day, a longstanding 65-year-old female patient presented complaining of sudden onset agonizing upper thoracic pain. (ndnr.com)
  • A female patient with 5 years of chronic right shoulder pain consulted them. (ndnr.com)
  • Explore how to assess pain, understand how pain medications work and review advanced techniques such as epidurals, local anaesthetic infusions and patient-controlled analgesia. (rsm.ac.uk)
  • The patient was in considerable pain his basic observations had been taken that morning, John's blood pressure was low, pulse, respirations and temperature were all critically high and his oxygen saturation levels were below 90% on air. (markedbyteachers.com)
  • Following a traumatic subluxation or dislocation, the patient typically presents with significant tissue trauma, pain and apprehension. (mikereinold.com)
  • The patient who has sustained a dislocation often exhibits more pain due to muscle spasm than a patient who has subluxed their shoulder. (mikereinold.com)
  • The pain is more likely to impair the patient than the amputation itself [7] . (physio-pedia.com)
  • Going beyond the body of biomedical research, the report examines existing space medicine clinical and behavioral research and health care data and the policies attendant to them. (nationalacademies.org)
  • Clinical Pain Management: Acute Pain/Practical Applications and Procedures (Rowbotham et al. (dal.ca)
  • Zheng Z, Guo RJ, Helme RD, Muir A, Da Costa C, Xue CC. The effect of electroacupuncture on opioid-like medication consumption by chronic pain patients: a pilot randomized controlled clinical trial. (nccaom.org)
  • 11,12 In clinical practice, we find that women who experience gynecological trauma during childbirth also report difficulty with prolonged sitting while breastfeeding, pain with walking, pain with positional changes and inability to wear certain types of clothing. (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • In addition to supporting their clinical efficacy, meta-analyses and reviews 8-14 have all supported the cost-efficiency of multidisciplinary chronic pain management programs. (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • Despite the body of literature 8-16 supporting the clinical efficacy and cost-efficiency of integrated multidisciplinary chronic pain management programs, the number of such programs in the United States is decreasing steadily. (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • The most common side effects in clinical trials were indigestion, diarrhea and abdominal pain. (womenfitness.net)
  • Interventional therapies, surgery, and interdisciplinary rehabilitation for low back pain: an evidence-based clinical practice guideline from the American pain society," Spine , vol. 34, no. 10, pp. 1066-1077, 2009. (hindawi.com)
  • 2001) Clinical Management of Hepatocellular Carcinoma. (scirp.org)
  • The term course refers to both the natural course and the clinical course of low back pain. (bmj.com)
  • How reliable are 'valid and reliable' pain scores in the pediatric clinical setting? (semanticscholar.org)
  • When a symptom management approach is challenging to develop, know that palliative care consultation can be sought to assist with developing a more advanced symptom management approach. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • Symptom management can be challenging, and the co-management or consultation support of a palliative care team may be integral in those cases, to achieving symptom control. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • There's a strong mind/body component to managing chronic pain that some CAM treatments address-which drugs don't," says Russell Portenoy, MD, chair of the department of pain medicine and palliative care at Beth Israel Medical Center in new York City. (womansday.com)
  • Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 35(6), 623-31. (francoangeli.it)
  • The goal of symptom management includes considering what might be the cause of the symptom itself, or its differential diagnosis, followed by treatment approaches which would be tailored to the underlying cause. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • In a review by Turk in 2002, 13 multidisciplinary chronic pain management was determined to be superior to singular treatments including surgery, pharmacologic intervention, spinal stimulators and intrathecal opioid pumps, in terms of pain reduction, improved physical functioning, and returning patients to the workforce. (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • The World Health Organisation (WHO) unveiled its first Global Strategy for Traditional and Complementary Alternative Medicine (TM and CAM) 2002-2005 in January this year. (i-sis.org.uk)
  • Humble SR (2016) Chronic post-surgical pain and consent. (imperial.nhs.uk)
  • Smith D, Humble S, Bhaskar A. (2016) Social media for professionals in pain medicine - Part 2: the good, the bad and the ugly. (imperial.nhs.uk)
  • Humble SR (2016) What is a pain medicine specialist. (imperial.nhs.uk)
  • Smith D, Humble S, Bhaskar A (2016) Social media for professionals in pain medicine - an introduction and Twitter. (imperial.nhs.uk)
  • 2016). Personal history and quality of life in chronic myeloid leukemia patients: a cross-sectional study using narrative medicine and quantitative analysis. (francoangeli.it)
  • Botulinum Toxin: Pharmacology and Therapeutic Roles in Pain States," Current Pain and Headache Reports , vol. 20, no. 3, article no. 15, pp. 1-8, 2016. (hindawi.com)
  • Since January 2018, the Joint Commission, which accredits more than 20,000 US healthcare facilities, has required hospitals to pay more attention to safe opioid use and to include nonpharmacologic pain treatment modalities in its standard for pain management. (cancernetwork.com)
  • The therapy administered by an osteopath or physiotherapist includes a strict regimen of exercises, stretching and walking designed to relieve pain. (questia.com)
  • Zingo works quickly, within one to three minutes, to relieve pain at the needle insertion site. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Pain scales, opioid like medication consumption and their side effects were recorded daily. (nccaom.org)
  • According to these guidelines, non-opioid analgesics such as non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and acetaminophen (paracetamol) should be the first choice for treatment of mild-to-moderate pain. (lww.com)
  • In the event that these agents do not provide adequate pain control, combinations of such non-opioid analgesics and opioid agents should be used. (lww.com)
  • Opioid analgesics and conventional NSAIDs dominate current treatment strategies for acute pain. (lww.com)
  • Opioid rotation can be used if pain can no longer be controlled on a specific regimen. (aafp.org)
  • He goes on to explain that, contrary to popular belief, opioid-based painkillers also tend to delay recovery and can even increase a person's risk of developing a permanent disability while also increasing their sensitivity to pain. (chiroeco.com)
  • The chronic pain conditions included low back, neck and shoulder pain, knee osteoarthritis, and headache/migraine. (nccaom.org)
  • Fast Five Quiz: Do You Know the Latest Postoperative Pain Management Guidelines? (medscape.com)
  • Nociceptive pain is the result of actual or potential tissue damage and includes somatic and visceral pain. (aafp.org)
  • Healing of chronic pain necessitates helping patients regain control of all of these areas of their lives, as their widespread dysfunction is generally more overwhelming than is the nociceptive experience of pain itself. (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • For me, pain is clearly afferent nociceptive stimulation by the spinothalamic tract into the somatosensory cortex. (pinestreetfoundation.org)
  • Although Levonantradol relieves nociceptive and postoperative pain, decreases nausea, and improves spasticity in addition to being more effective than placebos, it has yet to be approved as legal medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • The fellows work with instructors chosen from the nursing staff, anesthesia department, and hospital administration to gain real life experience in applying principles involved in OR and department management. (stanford.edu)
  • American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. (dal.ca)
  • Practice guidelines for chronic pain management: an updated report by the American Society of Anesthesiologists Task Force on Chronic Pain Management and the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. (dal.ca)
  • Half of my time is spent providing anesthesia in the operating rooms and the other half is spent providing pain management in the Parkview Medical Office Building. (kaiserpermanente.org)
  • The aim of this study is to investigate whether patients with visceral postoperative pain need less oxycodone compared to morphine, and whether patients receiving oxycodone experience better pain relief and less adverse effects compared to patients receiving morphine. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Visceral pain presents as a gnawing, cramping, aching, sharp and/or stabbing sensation, and it comes from internal organs. (aafp.org)
  • Paraplegia, the loss of sensation and voluntary motor control after serious spinal cord damage, may be accompanied by girdle pain at the level of the spinal cord damage, visceral pain evoked by a filling bladder or bowel, or, in five to ten per cent of paraplegics, phantom body pain in areas of complete sensory loss. (wikipedia.org)
  • Inhaled methoxyflurane and intranasal fentanyl for prehospital management of visceral pain in an Australian ambulance service. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Fellows receive training and research opportunities in the economics and management of the operating room suite and affiliated perioperative functions. (stanford.edu)
  • Fellows audit courses on the Stanford Campus (including the Business School), participate in seminars held by experts in various disciplines, and then apply acquired knowledge to research projects related to solving real problems in the management of perioperative services. (stanford.edu)
  • First published in 1986 by Year Book Medical Publishers which subsequently became part of Elsevier, the book's target audiences are medical residents, practicing anesthesiologists, and pain research fellows. (wikipedia.org)
  • [7] Although there has not been adequate evidence based research on acute sensory TENS, chronic conditions are efficacious in relieving pain. (wikipedia.org)
  • The team scoured documents from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as well as the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) and individual papers to come up with the 14 pain conditions listed in our online resource. (nccaom.org)
  • 16 However, new research has shown that in addition to traditional modalities, low-level laser therapy (LLLT) can play an important role in the rehabilitation of post-partum women with scar pain, soft tissue injuries, myofascial pain, trigger points and tendonitis. (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • Welfare of animals used in biomedical research, and in particular issues associated with pain and distress. (ncl.ac.uk)
  • Pfizer plans to make a research and development investment of about $5 billion in 2001. (womenfitness.net)
  • To receive news and publication updates for Pain Research and Treatment, enter your email address in the box below. (hindawi.com)
  • Washington: Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on Advancing Pain Research, Care, and Education. (hindawi.com)
  • [1] Levonantradol is not currently used in medicine as dronabinol or nabilone are felt to be more useful for most conditions, however it is widely used in research into the potential therapeutic applications of cannabinoids. (wikipedia.org)
  • Research has shown that approximately 7/10 men will experience back pain at some time in their lives. (healthengine.com.au)
  • Research suggests there is a relationship between backpacks and back pain. (npr.org)
  • Setting the benchmark for research in the management of acute pain in emergency departments. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Even though the discovery of the third major communication system in the body began with Pert's discovery of the opiate receptor in October, 1972, and research on it has continued through the 1980's, and 1990's, knowledge of that system has still not entered mainstream medicine. (stress.org)
  • It wasn't until I read this research that I began using dry needling to do more than just manage pain. (mikereinold.com)
  • and treats distressing symptoms such as pain to relieve suffering during treatment and healing. (wikipedia.org)
  • This section will approach common non-pain symptoms that may arise in hospitalized patients with life-limiting illness on a general medicine service. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • In all cases, the management of these symptoms involves determining the underlying cause and directing therapy at the underlying pathophysiology. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • The vast majority of patients with back pain will recover within 6 or so weeks, while a small number will go on to develop long-term pain, other symptoms or problems with function. (healthengine.com.au)
  • To be included studies had to be of a prospective design, describe the source of participants and method of sampling, have an inception cohort of participants with low back pain or sciatica for less than three weeks, have a follow up period of at least three months, and report on symptoms, health related quality of life, disability, or return to work. (bmj.com)
  • A cross-sectional postal questionnaire study of musculoskeletal symptoms in the community reported that 893 of the 2,893 respondents (31%) experienced low back pain in the previous week with 222 (24%) of these individuals having localized low back pain and 281 (31%) reporting widespread pain in at least four other areas. (chiro.org)
  • 5 ] Those patients with CLBP and chronic widespread pain were more likely to be female and have more somatic symptoms and comorbidities than patients with only CLBP. (chiro.org)
  • 9. A method of relieving or ameliorating the pain or symptoms associated with multiple sclerosis in a mammal suffering from multiple sclerosis which comprises administering to the mammal in need thereof a therapeutically effective pain or symptom-reducing amount of a pharmaceutical composition according to claim 1. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • 10. A method of relieving or ameliorating the pain or symptoms associated with multiple sclerosis in a mammal suffering from multiple sclerosis which comprises administering to the mammal in need thereof a therapeutically effective pain or symptom-reducing amount of a pharmaceutical composition according to any one of claims 5 and 8 . (freepatentsonline.com)
  • I have noticed that patients will present with neck, shoulder, traps and mid-scapular pain with or without radiculopathic pain down the arms, and possible dizziness, TMJ pain and headaches as associated symptoms. (ndnr.com)
  • Rehabilitation will be progressed based on the patient's symptoms with emphasis on early controlled range of motion, reduction of muscle spasms and guarding and relief of pain. (mikereinold.com)
  • Pain is one of the most common, burdensome, and feared symptoms experienced by cancer patients. (cancernetwork.com)
  • Pancreatitis is associated with pain and a handful of other symptoms, some of which can be severe. (everydayhealth.com)
  • In addition to abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting are hallmark symptoms of acute pancreatitis. (everydayhealth.com)
  • Pain sometimes resolves promptly once the underlying trauma or pathology has healed, and is treated by one practitioner, with drugs such as analgesics and (occasionally) anxiolytics . (wikipedia.org)
  • Treatment approaches to chronic pain include pharmacological measures, such as analgesics , antidepressants and anticonvulsants , interventional procedures, physical therapy, physical exercise , application of ice and/or heat, and psychological measures, such as biofeedback and cognitive behavioral therapy . (wikipedia.org)
  • Objectives To describe the course of acute low back pain and sciatica and to identify clinically important prognostic factors for these conditions. (bmj.com)
  • Conclusions People with acute low back pain and associated disability usually improve rapidly within weeks. (bmj.com)
  • To date evidence of the prognosis of acute low back pain has not been systematically reviewed. (bmj.com)
  • Many guidelines for acute low back pain advocate identification of adverse prognostic factors such as fear avoidance behaviours, leg pain, or low job satisfaction. (bmj.com)
  • We aimed to systematically review published data on the course of acute low back pain and to identify clinically important prognostic factors. (bmj.com)
  • Acute low back pain is common and most patients will fully recover within three months. (bpac.org.nz)
  • 3,4 However, subsequent relapse is common and many individuals will have recurring episodes of acute low back pain. (bpac.org.nz)
  • The aim of the history and examination is to separate people with acute low back pain into three categories. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Patients may recall a specific event that triggered their acute low back pain, however it can frequently occur for no apparent reason, or after ordinary activity. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Before start of surgery, the patients will be tested with PainMatcher, an instrument testing electrical pain threshold in the skin (7-10), to ensure that both groups have the same pain threshold before surgery. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • This arm will receive intravenous oxycodone at the end of surgery and PCA oxycodone for postoperative pain relief. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Robson Capasso is the Associate Dean, Chief of Sleep Surgery, Associate Professor of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery at Stanford University School of Medicine and Global Advisor to Stanford Byers Center for Biodesign. (stanford.edu)
  • His quite extensive and unique training includes training in Head and Neck Surgery, Neurosciences and Sleep Medicine. (stanford.edu)
  • Pain is generated or brought about by different medical conditions, surgery or injury. (questia.com)
  • People who have severe back pain due to problems with their discs can suffer their entire lives unless they have surgery. (questia.com)
  • The effective management of acute pain following surgery is a key goal for anaesthetists, surgeons and nursing specialists. (lww.com)
  • Surgery, such as that done to remove all the lymph nodes in the armpit, can also cause pain and swelling. (pinestreetfoundation.org)
  • There is moderate evidence for the efficacy of conservative treatment (active exercises and multimodal treatments) and for surgery in patients with adductor-related groin pain. (bmj.com)
  • Another study , this one published in the journal Lasers in Surgery and Medicine , involved 75 participants, each one experiencing low back pain. (chiroeco.com)
  • Alstergren P, Forstrom J, Alstergren P, Forstrom J. Acute oral pain intensity and pain threshold assessed by intensity matching to pain induced by electrical stimuli. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The type of pain medication to be taken depends upon the severity and intensity of the pain and its precise location. (questia.com)
  • The basic premise put forward was that pain intensity should serve as the principal subjective measure in determining the treatment used, which can also be applied in the management of acute pain such as postoperative pain, and other forms of non-malignant chronic pain. (lww.com)
  • Pain intensity can be assessed on a 10-point scale, with zero representing no pain and 10 representing the worst pain possible. (aafp.org)
  • While it is important to obtain current information on pain intensity, it is also essential to assess worst, least and average pain intensity over the previous 24 hours. (aafp.org)
  • If necessary, patients should keep a log that documents the relationship of pain intensity to the time of day. (aafp.org)
  • Alpha-Stim has an extensive safety record, with only mild and self-limiting side effects (primarily skin irritation at the electrode sites in fair skinned people) and considerable scientific evidence of the significant results and pain relief patients may achieve. (alpha-stim.com)
  • As a leader in electrotherapy, Alpha-Stim has helped clinicians around the world offer fast, safe, and effective pain relief for patients, no matter the source or condition associated with the pain. (alpha-stim.com)
  • Relief of breakthrough pain requires the administration of an immediate-release analgesic medication. (aafp.org)
  • Do Topical Herbal Agents Provide Pain Relief? (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • Numerous meta-analyses and critical reviews 8-14 of integrated multidisciplinary chronic pain management programs offer clear evidence that such programs offer these chronic pain patients the greatest opportunity for relief of their suffering and return to functional lifestyles. (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • and small injections of hypertonic saline into the soft tissue between vertebrae produces local pain that radiates into the phantom limb for ten minutes or so and may be followed by hours, weeks or even longer of partial or total relief from phantom pain. (wikipedia.org)
  • Elimination or relief of pain, whenever possible, is an important responsibility of all health care providers caring for children. (aappublications.org)
  • Levonantradol has been clinically tested in cancer patients for its pain relief and antiemetic benefits. (wikipedia.org)
  • From chronic pains that can be pin-pointed, like those associated with the neck or lower back, to more generalized pain, such as those generally experienced with RA or fibromyalgia, lasers can provide patients some much-needed and much-desired, non-invasive relief. (chiroeco.com)
  • So, if one accepts these premises, then harm prevention, harm diminution, and harm control are what the practice and policies of addiction medicine must be all about. (medscape.com)
  • 15. Bennett, DS, "A Collaborative Approach to Care for Effective Pain Management", CME Today for Primary Care Practice 3(1):5, 2004. (spineuniverse.com)
  • 16. Bennett, DS, "Pain Management: Improving Function and Enhancing Quality of Life", CME Today for Primary Care Practice 3(1):7-16, 2004. (spineuniverse.com)
  • Dr. Behravan also uses BOTOX® in his practice for a variety of pain states including headaches, myofascial pain, post-surgical pain, excessive sweating, and anesthetics. (sfbar.org)
  • It is often extremely difficult to identify the cause of back pain in the general practice setting. (healthengine.com.au)
  • I have found the ability to manage pain acutely and chronically to be a great asset in my practice. (ndnr.com)
  • Numerous nondrug pain-management plans are available, including different treatments and therapies. (questia.com)
  • Because of such misconceptions, the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) urges patients not to replace scientifically proven treatments with unproven CAM therapies. (womansday.com)
  • 1 Pain may present as a function of an underlying disease or as a process separate from the primary diagnosis. (uspharmacist.com)
  • In medical diagnosis, pain is regarded as a symptom of an underlying condition. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nonetheless, approximately half of migraineurs remain undiagnosed, and the increased rates of diagnosis of migraine have been accompanied by only a modest increase in the proportion using prescription medicines. (wiley.com)
  • Over 40% of patients with a primary spine diagnosis who presented to an academic outpatient pain clinic met survey criteria for FMS. (chiro.org)
  • His principle specialist focus is interventional techniques for the treatment of spinal pain and he has performed thousands of epidurals and other spinal procedures over the last 16 years. (imperial.nhs.uk)
  • Dr Humble is a member of numerous professional organisations such as the Spinal Intervention Society, Harley Academy, International Association for the Study of Pain, British Pain Society, London Pain Forum, Fellow of the College of Anaesthetists, Royal College of Surgeons Ireland, Associate Fellow Faculty of Pain Medicine RCoA, British Medical Association, European Society of Regional Anaesthesia & Pain Therapy and the Association of Anaesthetists of GB & Ireland. (imperial.nhs.uk)
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome I [RSD]: A Retrospective Multi-Center Experience from 1995-1998 of 101 Patients", Neuromodulation 1999 2(3):202-9. (spineuniverse.com)
  • The appropriate use of neurostimulation of the spinal cord and peripheral nervous system for the treatment of chronic pain and ischemic diseases: The neuromodulation appropriateness consensus committee," Neuromodulation , vol. 17, no. 6, pp. 515-550, 2014. (hindawi.com)
  • If your pain is coming from muscle fatigue, however, the exercises you do every morning are excellent and help maintain good muscle tone and spinal health. (npr.org)
  • Patients with FMS may experience pain in the low back, hips, and buttocks that could be mistaken for pain arising from disorders of the lumbar spine such as spinal stenosis or radiculopathy. (chiro.org)
  • Subscribe to Annals of Internal Medicine . (annals.org)
  • European Journal of Internal Medicine, 32, 22-25. (francoangeli.it)
  • 16] Its theoretical foundation can be traced back to Neijing ("The Yellow Emperor's Classic of Internal Medicine"), compiled between 305 and 204 BCE. (cancernetwork.com)
  • [ 17 ] Myofascial pain may be treated with modalities and techniques, such as massage and myofascial release. (medscape.com)
  • Use of fluidized therapy dry heat is an acceptable alternative to other heat therapy modalities in reducing pain, edema, and muscle spasm from acute or subacute traumatic or non-traumatic musculoskeletal disorders of the extremities. (aetna.com)
  • Modalities such as ultrasound and transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) have commonly been used in physical therapy for the treatment of scar, perineal and muscle pain. (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • Armed with a basic understanding of pain management concepts, patients with cancer will be better equipped to take advantage of the many pain-relieving modalities currently available. (pinestreetfoundation.org)
  • Somatic pain presents as an aching, throbbing, stabbing and/or pressure sensation, and its source is skin, muscle or bone. (aafp.org)
  • Back pain may radiate to the groin, buttocks or legs as referred somatic pain and may be associated with lumbar radicular pain such as sciatica. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Patients with CRPS also may have myofascial pain syndrome. (medscape.com)
  • A study by Rashiq and Galer found that myofascial pain syndrome can be treated first, and if it is treated effectively, the entire syndrome may resolve. (medscape.com)
  • For example, myofascial pain is sustained and even worsened by psychological stress that tenses up the muscles. (pinestreetfoundation.org)
  • Myofascial pain also deserves special mention because its cause typically does not show up on X-rays or scans. (pinestreetfoundation.org)
  • He has served on the Board of Directors of the North American Neuromodulation Society and is actively involved with the American Academy of Pain Medicine. (spineuniverse.com)
  • According to the American Academy of Pain Medicine, more than 76 million Americans suffer from it. (lifescript.com)
  • Abends free Treatment of Chronic Pain by Medical Approaches: the AMERICAN ACADEMY of PAIN MEDICINE Textbook world auf meinem Zimmer period treatments include Bibel. (texasoffroad.net)
  • According to statistics compiled by The American Academy of Pain Medicine , approximately 100 million American endure some type of chronic pain, which they define as pain signals that "keep firing in the nervous system for weeks, months, even years. (chiroeco.com)
  • Her primary interests are in endometriosis, chronic pelvic pain, and minimally invasive gynecologic procedures, and she welcomes referrals for patients with chronic pelvic pain or those who may require a surgeon with advanced skills in laparoscopic gynecology, including robot-assisted laparoscopy. (rochester.edu)
  • 4 ] Recently, a large cross-sectional comparative analysis of 647 patients who were seen for CLBP in a primary care setting revealed that approximately 25% of these individuals also experienced chronic widespread pain as defined by the 2010 ACR criteria for fibromyalgia. (chiro.org)
  • Pain in its many forms is considered the primary reason for an office visit. (ndnr.com)
  • These indicators do not pertain to management of cancer pain or treatment of pain that is acute in nature. (annals.org)
  • [ 18 , 27 ] Therapists were encouraged to ensure that all exercise treatment was delivered in a rehabilitative framework that attempted to increase the feeling of control over pain and increase confidence in the ability to carry out normal activities. (medscape.com)
  • When a painful injury or pathology is resistant to treatment and persists, when pain persists after the injury or pathology has healed, and when medical science cannot identify the cause of pain, the task of medicine is to relieve suffering. (wikipedia.org)
  • Narrative medicine and the personalisation of treatment for elderly patients. (francoangeli.it)
  • Thus, there is a need for novel treatment options with improved safety profiles that are effective in treating postoperative pain when administered alone or in combination. (lww.com)
  • The Alpha-Stim M system includes handheld probes or attachable electrodes for site-specific MET pain therapy, as well as earclips that provide Cranial Electrotherapy Stimulation (CES)-to relieve common comorbidities associated with pain (anxiety, depression, and insomnia) following pain treatment. (alpha-stim.com)
  • Treatment of Complex Axial Pain using a Tripolar Thoracic Electrode Array supplemented with a Retrograde Nerve Root Stimulation L4 array for the Treatment of Complex Axial and Lower Extremity Pain: A Focus Article and Case Presentation", Neuromodulation (accepted for publication). (spineuniverse.com)
  • It is also important to recognize that these unimodal treatment options are often associated with iatrogenic complications and adverse events, which is certainly not true of multidisciplinary chronic pain management programs. (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • 15 Furthermore, multidisciplinary treatment of chronic pain has been associated with reduced utilization of medical services compared to chronic pain patients treated through other approaches, even in countries with national health insurance. (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • Gallery Babylonian-influenced free Treatment of Chronic Pain of improving here, you are army and audience, and a number for party, puppet and comprehension. (texasoffroad.net)
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  • Uncontrolled pain is one of the most feared consequences of cancer or its treatment. (pinestreetfoundation.org)
  • This type of pain has nothing to do with the cancer and its treatment. (pinestreetfoundation.org)
  • Little information has been published regarding the physiatric management of Pompe disease, probably owing to the lack of a specific treatment, the relentlessly progressive course, and the fatal outcome of the disease. (medscape.com)
  • Management and treatment of glycogenosis type II. (medscape.com)
  • Background Groin pain in athletes is frequent and many different treatment options have been proposed. (bmj.com)
  • There is moderate evidence that, for adductor-related groin pain, active exercises compared with passive treatments improve success, multimodal treatment with a manual therapy technique shortens the time to return to sports compared with active exercises and adductor tenotomy improves treatment success over time. (bmj.com)
  • Treatments for PTSD, pain and sleep disturbance among refugees and asylum seekers are essentially the same as those used in the general population, but treatment strategies must allow for cultural and contextual factors, including language barriers, loss of freedom and threat of repatriation. (cambridge.org)
  • The way MLS Laser Therapy works is by using lasers with multiple wavelengths, allowing the practitioner to more accurately direct treatment to the problem spot, even if it is located deeper within the patient's body or involves a large pained area. (chiroeco.com)
  • Recognition of FMS as a common contributor to CLBP in older adults and initiating treatment targeting both FMS and CLBP may lead to improved outcomes in pain and disability. (chiro.org)
  • In recent studies, patients with lower-back pain felt better after undergoing an average of 10 treatment sessions. (womansday.com)
  • In particular, the present invention relates to methods of administering the derivatives and pharmaceutical compositions as therapeutic agents in the treatment of pain and tissue inflammation. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • Precise NUCCA adjustments realign puncture is catching on in the military the spine, remove nerve interference, decrease pain and as a pain treatment for troops wounded in allow the body to heal naturally. (yudu.com)
  • Air Force Base, Functional Medicine: A new approach in treatment. (yudu.com)
  • 5] For many survivors, pain may become a long-term sequela of cancer treatment. (cancernetwork.com)
  • Aversion to treatment side effects and fear of developing addiction or tolerance are cited as reasons that patients may be reluctant to take adequate pain medicine. (cancernetwork.com)
  • Because of the high prevalence of chronic widespread pain among patients with CLBP, health care providers should perform a thorough history, physical examination, and limited laboratory testing to determine if FMS is a potential contributor to the pain and disability experienced by older adults with CLBP. (chiro.org)
  • Aspirin and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs such as ibuprofen are widely used pain drugs that help to eliminate inflammation. (questia.com)
  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) like aspirin, ibuprofen, and naproxen ease pain and, at higher doses, tame inflammation. (webmd.com)
  • Acetaminophen can also be used to control knee pain but doesn't target inflammation, unlike the NSAIDs. (webmd.com)
  • For the past year, Mills has taken this arthritis medication to help control her daily arthritis pain and inflammation, which allows her to balance a busy personal and professional schedule. (womenfitness.net)
  • The beneficial effects of NSAIDs in reducing or relieving pain are well established, and other benefits such as reducing inflammation and anticancer effects are also documented. (hindawi.com)
  • MLS stands for Multiwave Locked System and references the use of laser-based therapy which, as Cutting Edge Laser Technologies explains, is a type of therapy that has a simultaneous effect on pain, inflammation, and edema, exceeding the limits of traditional LLLT (low power) and concerns of HP (high power) laser therapy. (chiroeco.com)
  • Lecture courses in the University are chosen to provide didactic sessions regarding critical principles of management. (stanford.edu)
  • Dr Capasso is a currently a member of the Stanford Medical Leadership Academy, an initiative to foster the development of strategic initiatives that aims to develop innovative leadership across and outside departments at the School of Medicine and Stanford University. (stanford.edu)
  • Eduardo Bruera, MD, at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center expressed it well when he said, "What I call pain is not the same thing as what Mr. Smith calls pain. (pinestreetfoundation.org)
  • She received her Bachelor's Degree in Neuroscience and Behavior from Columbia University in 2001 and her Medical Degree from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry in 2005. (rochester.edu)
  • Additionally, there are indirect costs, including the lost productivity of spouses and other caretakers of chronic pain patients. (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • A popular option (nearly 60 percent of chronic pain patients try it), this traditional Chinese medicine method entails the insertion of fine needles into the skin at specific sites to disperse negative qi , or energy. (womansday.com)
  • Dr Gillian Chumbley is the consultant nurse for the pain service at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and a visiting senior lecturer to the Florence Nightingale Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, at Kings College. (rsm.ac.uk)
  • Rebecca Haffajee, an assistant professor of health and management policy, is also part of the teach-out's faculty. (michigandaily.com)
  • After returning to the fire station, he complained of severe back and chest pains and he was transported to a local hospital's emergency department (ED) for evaluation. (cdc.gov)
  • Upon returning to the fire station, the AC complained of severe back and chest pains. (cdc.gov)
  • The most frequently mentioned pain is back pain, which can also include pain in the shoulder, neck and head. (questia.com)
  • American Pain Society Low Back Pain Guidelines Panel. (dal.ca)
  • Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation has been found to be ineffective for lower back pain , however, it might help with diabetic neuropathy . (wikipedia.org)
  • Chronic pain may also increase over time, or increase and then decrease back to its baseline acute or chronic pain. (lifescript.com)
  • Common chronic pain complaints include cancer pain, lower back pain, joint pain, abdominal pain and headaches . (lifescript.com)
  • however, little is known about the use of CM by chronic low back pain (cLBP) patients. (biomedcentral.com)
  • According to Wieser [ 5 ], "low back pain (LBP) is a leading cause of reduced work performance and disability" in Switzerland. (biomedcentral.com)
  • It's the pain that he has in the back, his fears, his losses, his worries. (pinestreetfoundation.org)
  • A good example is a pre-existing low back or arthritis pain. (pinestreetfoundation.org)
  • After engaging in laser therapy, researchers noted that there were "significant improvements" with respect to their pain and function in the low back area. (chiroeco.com)
  • How can I relieve my back pain? (healthengine.com.au)
  • What is back pain? (healthengine.com.au)
  • Back pain, particularly lower back pain, is a very common reason for patients visiting their local doctor. (healthengine.com.au)
  • Back pain is often secondary to back trauma and usually resolves after a short period of time. (healthengine.com.au)
  • Back pain is an extremely common condition. (healthengine.com.au)
  • Up to 80% of individuals will experience back pain at some time during their lives. (healthengine.com.au)
  • Back pain is slightly more common in women than men. (healthengine.com.au)
  • A survey of the point prevalence of back pain in workers showed that approximately half of women sufferred recurrent back pain. (healthengine.com.au)
  • Women can suffer back pain from menstruation, pregnancy, arthritis and osteoporosis (thinning of the bones). (healthengine.com.au)
  • Studies have shown that around 80% of women suffer back pain during pregnancy. (healthengine.com.au)
  • If women experience back pain during mentruation at a young age, they may become used to back pain and not immediately seek medical advice. (healthengine.com.au)
  • Back pain in children is considered more serious than that in adults. (healthengine.com.au)
  • All back pain in children should be considered as serious. (healthengine.com.au)
  • If your child has back pain for several days or pain that worsens, medical advice should be sought. (healthengine.com.au)
  • Back pain in children should be considered serious. (healthengine.com.au)
  • The most common causes of lower back pain are mechanical. (healthengine.com.au)
  • Back pain may also be 'referred' from another location. (healthengine.com.au)
  • In contrast, back pain secondary to injury is often sudden in onset and may occur in a previously well individual. (healthengine.com.au)
  • Last week, NPR asked you to submit your questions on back pain. (npr.org)
  • This week, Dr. James Weinstein answers your questions, tackling subjects from back pain and backpacks to whether it's safe to jog with a "bad back. (npr.org)
  • I had recently published with a colleague, Richard Deyo, an article in the New England Journal of Medicine .We suggested the best thing to do for lower-back pain is to get back to your normal activities as soon as possible. (npr.org)
  • And the researchers found that students with back pain carried significantly heavier backpacks, and that students who used backpacks reported back pain more often. (npr.org)
  • The association of backpack use and back pain in adolescents. (npr.org)
  • Your back pain could be from a curvature of the spine -- or from tired muscles. (npr.org)
  • Chronic pain is an incredibly difficult problem for many patients with back problems. (npr.org)
  • Low back pain is discomfort, muscle tension or stiffness localised to the area around the lumbar spine. (bpac.org.nz)
  • In any given year approximately one third of adults will suffer from low back pain and one third of these will seek help from a health practitioner. (bpac.org.nz)
  • 1 Most people with low back pain self-treat with over-the-counter medications and lifestyle changes. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Low back pain is described as acute if present for less than six weeks, sub-acute between six weeks and three months, and chronic if it continues for longer than three months. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Low back pain varies in severity and associated disability. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Most episodes of acute, non-specific low back pain resolve within two weeks. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Many people have pain only in their back. (bpac.org.nz)
  • To present the third in a series of articles designed to deconstruct chronic low back pain (CLBP) in older adults. (chiro.org)
  • Prior reports have shown a relationship between chronic low back pain (CLBP) and widespread pain among patients in a variety of settings. (chiro.org)
  • One large study found that taking yoga classes twice a week for 24 weeks helped relieve lower-back pain. (womansday.com)
  • SITS is a term proposed by Ferguson and Gerwin in their book that describes chronic, relatively diffuse pain that affects the upper back in particular the scapula areas, the neck, occipital muscles, temporomandidibular, temporal, shoulders and upper-arm muscles. (ndnr.com)
  • These patients proceed through pregnancy with some experiencing back pain and some not. (chiro.org)
  • Patients may at this point begin to discover back pain previously not felt. (chiro.org)
  • Discogenic injuries can cause low back pain in women of childbearing years. (chiro.org)
  • As common as LBP is in the general population, lower limb amputees (LLA) seem to be at even greater risk for back pain. (physio-pedia.com)
  • Back pain has been reported to affect 52% to 89.6% of lower-limb amputees [2] [3] . (physio-pedia.com)
  • Further studies need to be done looking directly at the effect of prothetic alignment and back pain however [4] . (physio-pedia.com)
  • The pain of gallstone pancreatitis, for instance, is usually sudden, stabbing, and may radiate to the back. (everydayhealth.com)
  • Innovative approaches for OSA Management. (stanford.edu)
  • Evidence-Based Evaluation of Complementary Health Approaches for Pain Management in the United States. (nccaom.org)
  • A pain management specialist uses a range of approaches to prevent, evaluate and treat pain disorders. (lifescript.com)
  • Pain management specialists are licensed medical professionals who use various approaches to prevent, evaluate and treat acute or chronic pain disorders. (lifescript.com)
  • The abdominal pain may also differ depending on the cause of the pancreatitis. (everydayhealth.com)
  • Staahl C, Christrup LL, Andersen SD, Arendt-Nielsen L, Drewes AM. A comparative study of oxycodone and morphine in a multi-modal, tissue-differentiated experimental pain model. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The study aimed to determine the trajectory of pain scores over time using data from 29 high quality randomized controlled trials including 17,922 patients. (nccaom.org)
  • A 2001 study reported that the rate for Mexican Americans lies between the rate of POAG in African Americans and that in Caucasians. (encyclopedia.com)
  • A randomized, controlled, double-blind pilot study of the effects of cranial electrical stimulation on activity in brain pain processing regions in individuals with fibromyalgia. (alpha-stim.com)
  • Pelvic floor manual manipulation with low level laser may be very effective in some post-partum pain patients as described in this case study. (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • 1 A 2003 study on lost productive time and cost due to chronic pain conditions in the United States estimated lost productivity annually at $61.2 billion. (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • The International Association for the Study of Pain defines pain as "an unpleasant sensory and emotional experience associated with, or resembling that associated with, actual or potential tissue damage. (wikipedia.org)
  • One study found that eight days after amputation, 72% of patients had phantom limb pain, and six months later, 67% reported it. (wikipedia.org)
  • [ 10 ] The study of pain has in recent years attracted many different fields including pharmacology , neurobiology , nursing , dentistry , physiotherapy , and psychology . (thefullwiki.org)
  • International Association for the Study of Pain, November 2007) [6], the stress is given to the "emotional experience" of an individual, which is a private experience. (scielosp.org)
  • IASP, Classification of chronic pain, Seattle: International Association for the Study of Pain, 1994. (hindawi.com)
  • Epidural steroid injections compared with gabapentin for lumbosacral radicular pain: Multicenter randomized double blind comparative efficacy study," BMJ (Online) , vol. 350, Article ID h1748, 2015. (hindawi.com)
  • One study published in The Journal of Rheumatology looked at rheumatoid arthritis specifically and found that, after engaging in laser therapy, their pain was reduced by 70 percent, their morning stiffness lessened by more than 27 minutes, and they had an increase in "tip to palm flexibility" when compared to a control group. (chiroeco.com)
  • OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to define the degree of change on a visual analogue scale that corresponded to a clinically meaningful reduction in the level of pain reported by patients experiencing acute pain. (semanticscholar.org)
  • A study published in The New England Journal of Medicine found that fibromyalgia patients who participated in this Chinese martial art for 60 minutes twice a week for 12 weeks fared better than those who spent that time on general wellness education and stretching. (womansday.com)
  • Pain is the predominant symptom for people with inflammatory arthritis (IA) and osteoarthritis (OA) mandating the development of evidence-based recommendations for the health professional's approach to pain management. (bmj.com)
  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are the most widely used over-the-counter drugs as well as the most prescribed class of drugs for a variety of conditions including pains, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, musculoskeletal disorders, and other comorbid conditions [ 1 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Mirror box therapy produces the illusion of movement and touch in a phantom limb which in turn may cause a reduction in pain. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rapid improvements in pain (mean reduction 58% of initial scores), disability (58%), and return to work (82% of those initially off work) occurred in one month. (bmj.com)
  • Signal reduction could be done through pain medicines, but ultimately the opponent process will nullify the effect. (bio.net)