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QD: News Every Day--Patients, not physicians, key to halting opioid abuse

for pain management. ... The same issue featured Drs. Becker and Fiellin discussing best practices for treating pain, and ways to escalate from non-drug therapy to non-opioid therapy to narcotics.
September 2020

Long-term view for chronic pancreatitis

In many cases, lifestyle changes that slow the progression of chronic pancreatitis will also alleviate pain. ... Banks PA. Long-term management of patients with chronic pancreatitis. Gastroenterol Hepatol (N Y).
January 2014

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

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

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

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

The scourge of prescription pain medicine abuse

They include morphine, fentanyl, codeine, hydromorphone and others. Opioids have unique properties that make them both indispensable for pain management and extremely dangerous. ... Has our new more lax prescribing philosophy allowed some chronic pain
September 2020

Latest updates on ACP's priorities, initiatives

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
May 2020

Face pain? It could be the jaw

Rarely a corticosteroid injection or Botox can relieve pain and relax the muscles. ... Remember, not all face pain is from sinuses or ears and antibiotics will not help if it is TMJ pain.
September 2020

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