APS 2017

Greater Trauma Associated With Amplification of Pain, Spinal Nociception

Greater Trauma Associated With Amplification of Pain, Spinal Nociception

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Trauma exposure plays a significant role in both pain response and development of chronic pain.

Trigeminal Neuralgia: Assessing Treatment Patterns to Improve Outcomes

Trigeminal Neuralgia: Assessing Treatment Patterns to Improve Outcomes

In a 3-year period, 45% of patients with trigeminal neuralgia received at least 3 unique treatments.

Chronic Pain Treatment Outcomes Influenced by Nonspecific Factors

Chronic Pain Treatment Outcomes Influenced by Nonspecific Factors

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Contextual or nonspecific factors may influence treatment outcomes in patients with chronic pain.

Osteoarthritis Chronic Hand Pain May Be Improved With Vibrating Gloves

Osteoarthritis Chronic Hand Pain May Be Improved With Vibrating Gloves

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Vibrating gloves may help reduce hand pain in women with hand osteoarthritis

Repeat MRI May Not Benefit Patients With Chronic Spine Pain

Repeat MRI May Not Benefit Patients With Chronic Spine Pain

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Repeated magnetic resonance imaging for chronic spine pain does not impact occurrence of surgical treatment or interval changes.

Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation Effective for Knee OA Pain

Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation Effective for Knee OA Pain

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Transcranial direct current stimulation can effectively alleviate osteoarthritis-related knee pain.

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