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QD: News Every Day--*#`&! Swearing really does ease pain

Researchers originally hypothesized that swearing is a maladaptive pain response, but the opposite was true. ... While I wouldn't advocate the prescription of swearing as part of a medicalised pain management strategy, our research suggests that we
January 2020

QD: News Every Day--Internists mixed in their views on managing opioids

It's difficult to interact with patients in pain, and the risks of abuse can damage patients and careers alike. ... Pearls for safe and efficient opioid management include:. --set clear upper limits on dosing.
January 2020

Doctors can't charge add-on fees

medical license renewal fee. DEA fee. state-mandated pain management course fee.
January 2020

ACP programs provide best practices to ensure the best care

Participation is currently open for ACPNet's quality improvement projects on pain management and COPD.
January 2009

QD: News Every Day--Taking opioid analgesics for longer spans may lead to depression

The risk of development of depression may increase when patients are on opioid analgesics longer, a study found Prescription opioid analgesi...
January 2020

Hospital medicine meeting offers advice for all internists

Dr. Epstein offered some clinical pearls for effective pain management in an easy-to-remember form. ... Oral pain medications will simplify patients' transitions to home or a nursing home.
June 2010

Massage therapy relieves chronic back pain

I am a big believer and supporter of massage therapy and have wondered why it is not a covered benefit for treating back and neck pain. ... At 10 weeks they found that participants (age 20-65 years) who had chronic low back pain responded to both types
January 2020

QD: News Every Day--Two-thirds of internists affected by drug shortages

Managing opiates leads to a host of issues with patients, for pre-empting pain while ensuring communication of clear limits and preventing abuse.
January 2020

More options available for psoriatic arthritis

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

Maximum frustration of opiate demands

We are clearly caught between those who demand that we relieve pain and those who point fingers at us for excessive opiate prescribing. ... It seems that they use knowledge of the pain imperative to ask us for more opiates.
January 2020

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