Sleep disturbance may be associated with reduced improvements in pain interference and pain severity in patients with chronic pain, regardless of whether they are treated with opioids.
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Treatment with lasmiditan was found to be associated with higher rates of freedom from pain and total migraine freedom compared with placebo in patients with migraine.
Lipophilic angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers may effectively reduce migraine frequency.
A latent profile analysis in which factors including fatigue and pain catastrophizing are evaluated may help identify subgroups of children with chronic pain and facilitate the assessment of pain functioning.
Researchers have proposed an update to the International Classification of Headache Disorders-3 criteria for headache attributed to transient ischemic attacks.
Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) in children was found to occur more frequently in the lower extremities and in girls and was associated with improvement after treatment, according to a study published in the Clinical Journal of Pain. The study included children with CRPS who visited a pediatric chronic pain clinic in Canada over a…
An onabotulinumtoxinA injection into pelvic floor sites with muscle spasms may alleviate pain in women with endometriosis.
Patients who survive cancer may have a higher prevalence of chronic pain compared with the general population.
A health system-wide opioid stewardship program may have a positive influence on opioid prescribing habits after orthopedic surgery.
CNTX-6016, a highly-selective cannabinoid receptor type 2 agonist, was found to provide adequate analgesia in preclinical models of neuropathic pain.