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Recommended: Move hydrocodone combo products to schedule II

version of hydrocodone bitartrate for pain management. ... Hydrocodone bitartrate extended-release capsules (Zohydro ER) for the management of pain severe enough to require daily, around-the-clock, long-term treatment and for which alternative treatment
January 2014

Take time to ease the pain of elderly patients

There's a good strong relationship between pain intensity and pain distress and functional impairment and dependency,” said Bruce Ferrell, MD, FACP, during the session “Management of Persistent Pain in the ... Fine. Generally, treatment can follow
July 2013

Integrative therapies may complement care

We know from national surveys that one of the main reasons people turn to complementary health approaches is for help with pain management,” she said. ... We are seeing a growing evidence base that these nonpharmacological approaches to pain management,
March 2016

Internists don't need to defer treating pain

Medical students aren't being trained [in pain management] and during residencies, internists' pain management experience is very limited compared to other chronic problems, like diabetes.”. ... The Pain Outcomes Profile, an assessment instrument from
May 2011


11. Clinicians should, whenever possible, avoid prescribing opioid pain medication for patients receiving benzodiazepines. ... Opioid prescriptions were concentrated in the specialties of interventional pain management (1,124.9 prescriptions per
December 2015

Chronic pain

Psychological interventions, particularly group therapy, can reduce pain intensity and catastrophizing beliefs while increasing pain management skills in older adults with chronic noncancer pain, a recent systematic review and meta-analysis
May 2018

Methadone challenging option for treatment of chronic pain

I always advise developing a treatment plan for the patient that includes goals and objectives of pain management,” Dr. ... This type of defined goal will help physicians assess later if the pain management is working and, if it's not, support a
September 2014

Pain management Gabapentin showed minimal improvement of pain compared with placebo, while pregabalin was not as effective compared to other types of analgesic ... Evidence on the use of gabapentinoids in
August 2017

College awards

The John Tooker Evergreen Awards Program provides recognition and visibility to Chapters that have successfully implemented programs to increase membership and member engagement, improve communication and chapter management, enhance diversity, and
April 2020

Models of care

groups) and bundling HaH with 30 days of postacute care to improve care coordination, facilitate access, and enhance postacute illness self-management. ... The authors also highlighted some noteworthy differences between the groups—the HaH patients had
June 2018

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