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More recalls, information on impurity found in ARBs

An alert about the risk of serious complications when using off-label medications with implanted pumps for pain management. ... Common side effects include anemia, fatigue, hemorrhage, febrile neutropenia, muscle pain, nausea, edema, thrombocytopenia,
January 2019

Opioid abuse potential prompts monitoring role for internists

Opioids can be used safely for pain management in most patients, but for a small but significant percentage, there is a real chance of addiction and other harms. ... See “Internists don't need to defer treating pain “ for more on approaches to pain
May 2011

Get comfortable with pain assessment

The universe of assessment materials for chronic pain is actually pretty vast,” said Dr. ... What we find is that chronic pain is not perfectly stable,” he said.
June 2020

PRACTICE MANAGEMENT Until now, the InternationalClassification of Diseases, TenthRevision, ...

Themodules “Chronic Pain Management” and“Opioid Risk Management” can help a practicebecome consistent and confident in its treat-ment of patients taking long-term opioids. ... Thesemay include but are not limited to:. self-management education
May 2013

More research needed on long-term opioids

This issue covers topics including opioid pain management, malnutrition, and ‘incidentalomas' during imaging. ... Charlotte Huff talks to pain management experts about ways to quantify pain, reduce chances of long-term opioid use, and assess patients'
April 2015

Building the medical home starts in school

Recently added content in the tool includes modules on managing patient medication and engaging patients, with additional modules on chronic pain management, adult immunization, and diabetes mellitus coming soon.
November 2011

Mental health issues, addiction concerns of legal marijuana

anxiety, or stress as one of their reasons for using marijuana, while 60% listed pain management. ... However, a commentary published with the article pointed out that the study adds to only a “trickle” of evidence supporting a role of cannabis in
May 2015

Propoxyphene withdrawn, bevacizumab loses indication

Physicians should stop prescribing and dispensing propoxyphene-containing products, tell patients currently taking the drugs to discontinue use and discuss alternative pain management strategies. ... A recall of Advanced Bionics' HiRes 90K cochlear
February 2011

FDA asks clinicians to limit prescriptions of acetaminophen

To avoid acetaminophen overdoses, be clear with patients and tell them to take only 1 pain medication at a time unless they talk to a health care professional. ... If one combination drug becomes inadequate for pain, pick another, instead of just
May 2014

Digging into the causes and fixes of resistant hypertension

Another novel option is neuromodulation, which has been used for refractory angina, pain management, Parkinson's disease, migraine, and epilepsy, Dr.
September 2016

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