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.
Pain intensity may represent a reliable indicator of suicide risk in veterans.
Pulsed radiofrequency targeting the axillary and suprascapular nerves under ultrasound guidance may effectively alleviate chronic shoulder pain.
Daily use of a high-frequency transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation device may reduce pain and improve function in patients with chronic low back pain.