Suzanne Bujara

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Psychological Comorbidities in Chronic Pelvic Pain

Psychological Comorbidities in Chronic Pelvic Pain

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Those with chronic pelvic pain often have comorbid psychological syndromes, such as depression, anxiety, and catastrophizing.

Hemicrania Continua: Diagnosis and Treatment

Hemicrania Continua: Diagnosis and Treatment

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Hemicrania continua, one of the trigeminal primary headaches, causes intense unilateral pain for ≥3 months.

Striking a Balance Between Opioid Surveillance and Patient Privacy

Striking a Balance Between Opioid Surveillance and Patient Privacy

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Big data has enabled public health authorities to identify doctor-shopping patients and those who needed treatment for opioid abuse. The trade-off, however, could be patient and provider privacy.

The Opioid System: The Foundation for Social Risk and Reward

The Opioid System: The Foundation for Social Risk and Reward

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The opioid system is responsible for social pain and reward in the brain; therefore, understanding its underpinnings may help clinicians manage patients with depression and suicidal ideation.

Managing Comorbid Opioid and Alcohol Use Disorder

Managing Comorbid Opioid and Alcohol Use Disorder

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When alcohol and opioid addiction occur together, managing them concomitantly becomes challenging. Whereas some patients may not need medication for alcohol addiction, opioid abuse does require pharmacotherapy.

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