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Chronic pain program provides model for small practices

Hood said. He gave a presentation on the new legislation, and other experts gave presentations on chronic pain management and quality improvement. ... Each practice's physician champion used the ACP Quality Connect: Chronic Pain Management Practice
November 2015

States aim to limit opioid prescriptions

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

Recommended: Move hydrocodone combo products to schedule II

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

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

In the News

Reassess patients on COT periodically, with monitoring to include documenting pain and functioning levels, adherence, and presence of adverse events;. ... ACP Internist offers a supplement on opioid pain management and pocket cards online.
April 2009

Crackdowns on painkillers may deny some legitimate uses

Applying that to pain management, he suggests accepting a degree of false positives instead of missing patients with true pain: "I'd rather be taken for a sucker once in a ... Until there is better clarity from both law enforcement and pain specialists
January 2020

QD: News Every Day--14 quality measures endorsed for palliative, end-of-life care

The National Quality Forum (NQF) Board of Directors has approved for endorsement 14 quality measures on palliative and end-of-life care to address among other topics pain management, psychosocial needs, ... The endorsed quality measures include:. 1634:
January 2020

Of drugs and rectal pain

Of drugs and rectal pain. I had a patient who was a real pain in the ass. ... Wait. No. He was actually a really nice guy. He wasn't a pain in the ass, he had a real pain in the ass.
January 2020

ACPNET brings continuing medical education into the clinic

use and pain management. ... instructions about proper eating and the patient self-management module.
March 2008

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