Individuals with vs without Raynaud phenomenon may experience bilateral pressure pain hypersensitivity.
Exposure to certain classical music pieces may have an analgesic effect in a mouse model of inflammatory pain and be associated with reduced allodynia in a mouse model of surgical pain.
A diagnosis of incident or new chronic pain may be twice as likely in patients with vs without gout.
Chronic widespread pain may be prevalent in patients with ankylosing spondylitis and undifferentiated spondyloarthritis.
Cannabis users without vs with chronic pain were more likely to use the drug for social, expansion, coping, conformity, and routine motivations.
NKTR-181 may represent a safe and effective analgesic for patients with chronic low back pain.
Menopause symptoms are associated with chronic pain among midlife female veterans.
Patients were found to score worse on average on 4 commonly used chronic pain questionnaires when they had a greater number of pain sites, were unemployed, or had injury compensation cases.
Electronic and mobile platforms may provide some benefits in patients with chronic non-cancer pain.
Mindfulness-based stress reduction, a group-based intervention that focuses awareness and acceptance on moment-to-moment experiences, may be effective in the management of chronic pain.