Videos

Clinton Foundation's Recommendations to Address the Opioid Crisis

Clinton Foundation's Recommendations to Address the Opioid Crisis

The Clinton Foundation's Health Matters Initiative, in partnership with the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, issued a report providing 49 recommendations under 10 topic areas on how to address the opioid crisis.

Complementary Approaches to Chronic Pain Management

Complementary Approaches to Chronic Pain Management

Pharmacologic-only approaches to the management of chronic pain seldom provide complete/adequate pain relief and experts advocate for an integrative approach to the management of chronic pain.

Emerging Dosing Device Tech Could Print Multiple, Custom-Dose Medications

Emerging Dosing Device Tech Could Print Multiple, Custom-Dose Medications

Researchers are working on a new technology that could potentially allow clinicians the ability to print multiple drugs onto a dissolvable strip, a microneedle patch, or another type of dosing device.

Long-Term Opioid Rx Use Skyrocketed Between 1999 and 2014

Long-Term Opioid Rx Use Skyrocketed Between 1999 and 2014

Long-term opioid prescription use increased threefold during a 16-year period between 1999 and 2014.

Association Between Low Levels of Blimp-1 Protein, Lupus

Association Between Low Levels of Blimp-1 Protein, Lupus

Researchers from the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research may have identified a potential cause for lupus, which may lead to new treatment options.

Current State of Evidence on Ketamine: Uses, Effects, Research

Current State of Evidence on Ketamine: Uses, Effects, Research

Ketamine was found to alleviate several pain modalities, and a number of clinical trials investigating its efficacy are ongoing.

Cannabis for Medicine: Research and Policies Needed

Cannabis for Medicine: Research and Policies Needed

Medical marijuana, as a botanical and a scheduled drug does not fit the FDA paradigm for drug approval, a major impediment to its use in research.

Connection Between Migraine and Hypertension in Women

Dr Pamela Rist discusses her research in women with migraine and hypertension at the 2017 American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting in Boston, MA. Scroll to below the video for a full text transcript of Dr Rist's interview.

Naloxone: Policies and Access

Policies have helped make naloxone more available, thus contributing to the reduction of opioid-related deaths in the U.S.

Quizzes

Rheumatoid Arthritis Assessment and Management: Clinical Quiz

Compete against your peers with our rheumatoid arthritis clinical quiz.

Rx IQ: Chronic Pain Treatments

Test your knowledge of chronic pain.

Rheumatoid Arthritis Clinical Guidelines Quiz

Compete against your peers with our rheumatoid arthritis clinical quiz.

The Multifaceted Aspects of Chronic Pain

How much do you know about the role of psychosocial factors, the placebo effect, and optimal pain management practices in chronic pain?

Slideshows

Case Report: Bilateral Buttock Pain on Exertion

Case Report: Bilateral Buttock Pain on Exertion

A 56-year-old man presents with a 3-month history of erectile dysfunction and bilateral buttock pain on exertion, but not at ...

Case Report: Knee Pain Many Years After Arthroscopic Lateral Meniscectomy

Case Report: Knee Pain Many Years After Arthroscopic Lateral Meniscectomy

A 58-year-old woman presents with left knee pain for several months after having left knee arthroscopic lateral meniscectomy 10 years ...

Case Report: Chronic Back Pain, Lower Extremity Weakness

Case Report: Chronic Back Pain, Lower Extremity Weakness

A 65-year-old woman presents to the emergency department with acute chronic back pain and lower extremity weakness. Can you make ...

Case Study: Wrist Pain and Lunate Collapse

Case Study: Wrist Pain and Lunate Collapse

A patient presents with tenderness to palpation over the dorsal wrist and a slight decrease in wrist extension compared with ...

Case Report: Pain, Swelling in the Knees

Case Report: Pain, Swelling in the Knees

An 18-year-old male presents 1 week after sustaining a patella dislocation while playing football. What should be the next step ...

Case Report: Eye Pain, Swollen Knee, Painful Urination

Case Report: Eye Pain, Swollen Knee, Painful Urination

A 31-year-old woman presents to the emergency department with a 2-day history of pain on urination and discomfort in her ...

Case Report: Hip Pain After Split-Type Fall

Case Report: Hip Pain After Split-Type Fall

A patient presents to the office with right hip pain after a twist and split-type fall while working construction 3 ...

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