Chronic Pain Management

Optimal Approaches to the Management of Burn Pain: Expert Insight

Optimal Approaches to the Management of Burn Pain: Expert Insight

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Depending on the extent of the injury, pain due to burns can range from mild to severe to excruciating.

Atypical Antipsychotics as Adjuncts in Chronic Pain Management: How Effective Are They?

Atypical Antipsychotics as Adjuncts in Chronic Pain Management: How Effective Are They?

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In recent years, atypical antipsychotics - particularly olanzapine and quetiapine - have gained increasing attention as adjuncts in pain management regimens.

Topical Analgesics Aid Opioid Discontinuation, Pain Management

Topical Analgesics Aid Opioid Discontinuation, Pain Management

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In a recent study, about half of the study patients taking opioids who were prescribed topical analgesics for pain management discontinued their opioids after 3 to 6 months of treatment.

Chronic Pain Management Malpractice Claims: Insight Into Underlying Causes

Chronic Pain Management Malpractice Claims: Insight Into Underlying Causes

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Malpractice claims in outpatient chronic pain management most commonly involved patient noncooperation in care and provider deficits in clinical judgment, communication, and documentation.

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.

Dialectical Behavioral Therapy for Chronic Pain Management

Dialectical Behavioral Therapy for Chronic Pain Management

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Dialectical behavioral therapy may be a useful tool to help manage the psychological and emotional aspects of chronic pain.

Biopsychosocial Treatment Effective in Reducing Pain

Biopsychosocial Treatment Effective in Reducing Pain

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Developing and implementing prevention strategies that include psychosocial approaches has become critical in the face of the chronic pain epidemic.

Factors Predicting Pain Intensity Level, Interference of Pain, and Perceived Disability

Factors Predicting Pain Intensity Level, Interference of Pain, and Perceived Disability

🎥 Psychosocial variables to help predict pain levels in patients with mixed chronic pain conditions and similar demographics and socioeconomic backgrounds.

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