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Exploring the Clinical Implications of Cannabinoid Use in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Exploring the Clinical Implications of Cannabinoid Use in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Preliminary evidence has found an association between the cannabinoid system and other rheumatic conditions, but the studies have not provided conclusive results that could drive recommendations.

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Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation Reduces Pain, Fatigue in Fibromyalgia

Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation Reduces Pain, Fatigue in Fibromyalgia

Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation administered during physical activity may effectively alleviate fibromyalgia-associated pain, fatigue, and disease impact in women.

Increased Opioid Prescribing Linked to Chronic Usage in Patients With RA

Increased Opioid Prescribing Linked to Chronic Usage in Patients With RA

A physician's baseline opioid prescribing rate was a strong predictor of a patient's future opioid use.

Operant Learning May Provide More Benefits Than Energy Conservation in Fibromyalgia

Operant Learning May Provide More Benefits Than Energy Conservation in Fibromyalgia

Operant learning may provide additional benefits compared with energy conservation in patients with fibromyalgia syndrome.

Psychological Flexibility Improves Resilience in Children With Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis and Their Parents

Psychological Flexibility Improves Resilience in Children With Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis and Their Parents

Psychological flexibility in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis and in their parents may represent resilience factors for dealing with pain and disability associated with the condition.

Metabolic Syndrome May Be Associated With Radiographic Knee Osteoarthritic-Related Pain

Metabolic Syndrome May Be Associated With Radiographic Knee Osteoarthritic-Related Pain

Metabolic syndrome, and specifically the component of abdominal obesity, may be associated with pain intensity and number of painful sites in adults with radiographic knee osteoarthritis.

Arthritis Treatments: DMARDS and Other Immune Modulators

Dosing regimens of DMARDS and other immune modulators used in the treatment of arthritis.

Antirheumatic Indications for Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)

Antirheumatic Indications for Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)

Includes drugs indicated for different types of arthritis as well as the form and strength the medication is available in.

Increased Number of Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain Sites Associated With Low Physical Activity in Older Adults

Increased Number of Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain Sites Associated With Low Physical Activity in Older Adults

The number of chronic musculoskeletal pain sites may be associated with the level of low and moderate to vigorous physical activity in older adults.

Muscle Spasm Medications

Muscle spasm treatment chart with dosing regimens for muscle relaxants and other medications.

Reproductive Dysfunction Risk in Women Taking Long-Term Opioids for Musculoskeletal Pain

Reproductive Dysfunction Risk in Women Taking Long-Term Opioids for Musculoskeletal Pain

Women prescribed long- vs short-term opioids for chronic musculoskeletal pain may be at increased risk for menopause and abnormal menstruation.