Cindy Lampner

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Approved in Migraine, CGRP Antagonists Also Promising in Cluster Headache

Approved in Migraine, CGRP Antagonists Also Promising in Cluster Headache

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Cluster headache and migraine are distinct primary headache disorders that are associated with substantial pain and disability.

The Unintended Consequences of the CDC Opioid Guideline According to Pain Management Specialists

The Unintended Consequences of the CDC Opioid Guideline According to Pain Management Specialists

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The guideline formulated by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in an effort to curb opioid overdose-related deaths included a recommendation for steep reductions in opioid doses for patients taking high doses of the drug for chronic pain.

Popular Heroin Inhalation Method Tied to Leukoencephalopathy

Popular Heroin Inhalation Method Tied to Leukoencephalopathy

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"Chasing the dragon" is an increasingly popular method of heroin inhalation among drug users.

The Role of Psychological Factors in Phantom Limb Pain Reviewed

The Role of Psychological Factors in Phantom Limb Pain Reviewed

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Up to 85% of amputees experience phantom limb pain: sensations in the missing limb that patients may describe as burning, cramping, tingling, itching, stabbing, throbbing, or a feeling of "pins and needles."

Reducing Mortality After Overdose: Is Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder Effective?

Reducing Mortality After Overdose: Is Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder Effective?

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Adults who received pharmacologic treatment for opioid use disorder following a non-fatal overdose may have a reduced risk for opioid-related and all-cause mortality in the subsequent 12 months compared with adults who did not receive medication-assisted treatment.

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