Open access
Open access
Powered by Google Translator Translator

Pain Medicine

Chest Trauma: Current Recommendations for Rib Fractures, Pneumothorax, and Other Injuries

26 May, 2020 | 09:18h | UTC

Chest Trauma: Current Recommendations for Rib Fractures, Pneumothorax, and Other Injuries – Current Anesthesiology Reports

 


A Practical Approach for the Management of the Mixed Opioid Agonist-Antagonist Buprenorphine During Acute Pain and Surgery

16 Feb, 2020 | 20:44h | UTC

A Practical Approach for the Management of the Mixed Opioid Agonist-Antagonist Buprenorphine During Acute Pain and Surgery – Mayo Clinic Proceedings (free)

 


Evidence-based Guidelines on the Therapeutic use of Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation

23 Jan, 2020 | 02:05h | UTC

Evidence-based guidelines on the therapeutic use of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS): An update (2014–2018) – Clinical Neurophysiology (free)

 


ACR Guideline for the Management of Osteoarthritis of the Hand, Hip, and Knee

9 Jan, 2020 | 01:29h | UTC

2019 American College of Rheumatology/Arthritis Foundation Guideline for the Management of Osteoarthritis of the Hand, Hip, and Knee – Arthritis & Rheumatology (free)

News Release: ACR and Arthritis foundation release updated treatment guideline for OA – American College of Rheumatology (free)

 


Consensus Report: Framing Opioid Prescribing Guidelines for Acute Pain

8 Jan, 2020 | 22:22h | UTC

Framing Opioid Prescribing Guidelines for Acute Pain – National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (free PDF)

Commentaries: Statement on National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine report on framing opioid prescribing guidelines for acute pain – U.S Food & Drug Administration (free) AND National Academies outlines opioid guidelines, aiming to make approach to prescribing more consistent – STAT (free)

 


Meta-analysis: Pain in Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy

3 Dec, 2019 | 00:55h | UTC

Pain in Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis – Pain and Therapy (free)

Related: Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy: Update on Diagnosis, Immunopathogenesis and Treatment (free reviews)

 


Meta-Analysis: Which Modes of Exercise are Most Effective for Treating Low Back Pain?

4 Nov, 2019 | 01:19h | UTC

Which specific modes of exercise training are most effective for treating low back pain? Network meta-analysis – British Journal of Sports Medicine (free)

 

Related Commentary on Twitter

 


Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy: Update on Diagnosis, Immunopathogenesis and Treatment

29 Oct, 2019 | 08:44h | UTC

Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy: update on diagnosis, immunopathogenesis and treatment – Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry (free)

Podcast: CIDP and Update – Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry (free)

Related Reviews: Treatments for chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy (CIDP): an overview of systematic reviews – Cochrane Library (free) AND History, Diagnosis, and Management of Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy – Mayo Clinic Proceedings (free)

 


Chronified Pain Following Operative Procedures: The Place of Locoregional and Systemic Local Anesthetics

22 Oct, 2019 | 07:26h | UTC

Chronified Pain Following Operative Procedures: The place of locoregional and systemic local anesthetics – Deutsches Ärzteblatt international (free)

 


The Global Burden of Musculoskeletal Pain—Where to From Here?

22 Oct, 2019 | 07:25h | UTC

The Global Burden of Musculoskeletal Pain—Where to From Here? – American Journal of Public Health (free)

Related: Study: Musculoskeletal Conditions are Now the Second Global Cause of Years Lived with Disability (link to abstract and commentary)

 


Updated NICE Guideline: Diabetic Foot Problems

15 Oct, 2019 | 10:47h | UTC

Diabetic foot problems: prevention and management – National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (free)

Related: The management of diabetic foot: A clinical practice guideline by the Society for Vascular Surgery in collaboration with the American Podiatric Medical Association and the Society for Vascular Medicine (free) AND Diabetic foot – The BMJ (free) AND Diagnosis and Management of Diabetic Foot Complications – American Diabetes Association (free) AND Prevention, assessment, diagnosis and management of diabetic foot based on clinical practice guidelines: A systematic review – Medicine (free)

 


HHS Guide for Clinicians on the Appropriate Dosage Reduction or Discontinuation of Long-Term Opioid Analgesics

11 Oct, 2019 | 09:44h | UTC

HHS Guide for Clinicians on the Appropriate Dosage Reduction or Discontinuation of Long-Term Opioid Analgesics – U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (free)

News Release: HHS Announces Guide for Appropriate Tapering or Discontinuation of Long-Term Opioid Use – U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (free) AND

Commentaries: Patient-Centered Reduction or Discontinuation of Long-term Opioid Analgesics: The HHS Guide for Clinicians – JAMA (free for a limited period) AND With a new guide to tapering opioids, federal health officials seek a balanced approach to prescribing – STAT (free) AND Don’t Force Patients Off Opioids Abruptly, New Guidelines Say, Warning Of Severe Risks – NPR (free)

Author Interview: The HHS Guide to Patient-Centered Dose Reduction or Discontinuation of Long-term Opioids – JAMA (free)

Related: Pain Management With Opioids in 2019-2020 – JAMA (free registration required)

 


A Comprehensive Algorithm for Management of Neuropathic Pain

4 Oct, 2019 | 08:06h | UTC

A Comprehensive Algorithm for Management of Neuropathic Pain – Pain Medicine (free)

Related Guidelines: Neuropathic pain in adults: pharmacological management in non-specialist settings – National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (free) AND Pharmacologic management of chronic neuropathic pain: Review of the Canadian Pain Society consensus statement – Canadian Family Physician (free) AND Executive summary of the Clinical Guidelines of Pharmacotherapy for Neuropathic Pain: second edition by the Japanese Society of Pain Clinicians – Journal of Anesthesia (free)

 


Review: Understanding Acute Burn Injury as a Chronic Disease

30 Sep, 2019 | 00:47h | UTC

Understanding acute burn injury as a chronic disease – Burns & Trauma (free)

 


Guideline: Diagnosis and Treatment of Low Back Pain

20 Sep, 2019 | 08:25h | UTC

VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guideline: Diagnosis and Treatment of Low Back Pain – Journal of General Internal Medicine (free)

Source: Low back pain: joint guidelines from US Departments of Veterans Affairs, Defense – Univadis (free registration required)

Related: Clinical practice guidelines for the management of non-specific low back pain in primary care: an updated overview – European Spine Journal (free) AND Clinical practice guidelines for the noninvasive management of low back pain: A systematic review by the Ontario Protocol for Traffic Injury Management (OPTIMa) Collaboration – European Journal of Pain (free) AND Low back pain and sciatica in over 16s: assessment and management – NICE (free) AND Noninvasive Treatments for Acute, Subacute, and Chronic Low Back Pain: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American College of Physicians (free) AND National Clinical Guidelines for non-surgical treatment of patients with recent onset low back pain or lumbar radiculopathy – European Spine Journal (free)

 


Systematic Review: The Association Between Headache and Low Back Pain

20 Sep, 2019 | 07:45h | UTC

The association between headache and low back pain: a systematic review – The Journal of Headache and Pain (free)

Commentary: Persistent headache or back pain ‘twice as likely’ in the presence of the other – University of Warwick (free)

 


Guideline: Rotator Cuff Repair Surgery Procedure‐specific Postoperative Pain Management Recommendations

20 Sep, 2019 | 07:44h | UTC

PROSPECT guideline for rotator cuff repair surgery: systematic review and procedure‐specific postoperative pain management recommendations – Anaesthesia (free)

 


Systematic Review: Comparative Effectiveness of Analgesics To Reduce Acute Pain in the Prehospital Setting

5 Sep, 2019 | 08:22h | UTC

Comparative Effectiveness of Analgesics To Reduce Acute Pain in the Prehospital Setting – Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (free)

See also: Full Report (free PDF) AND Evidence Summary (free PDF) AND Journal Citation in Prehospital Emergency Care (free)

 


Things We Do for No Reason: Discontinuing Buprenorphine When Treating Acute Pain

27 Aug, 2019 | 00:29h | UTC

Things We Do for No Reason: Discontinuing Buprenorphine When Treating Acute Pain – Journal of Hospital Medicine (free)

See other articles in the series: Choosing Wisely: Things We Do For No Reason (free)

 


Pro/Con Debate: Controversies on the Endoscopic and Surgical Management of Pain in Patients with Chronic Pancreatitis

27 Aug, 2019 | 00:20h | UTC

Controversies on the endoscopic and surgical management of pain in patients with chronic pancreatitis: pros and cons! – Gut (free)

Related: Guidelines for the understanding and management of pain in chronic pancreatitis – Pancreatology (free)

 


Consensus Statement for Enhanced Recovery: Perioperative Opioid Minimization in Opioid-Naïve Patients

15 Aug, 2019 | 08:37h | UTC

American Society for Enhanced Recovery and Perioperative Quality Initiative Joint Consensus Statement on Perioperative Opioid Minimization in Opioid-Naïve Patients – Anesthesia & Analgesia (free)

Related Position Statements on Perioperative Opioid Therapy: American Society for Enhanced Recovery and Perioperative Quality Initiative Joint Consensus Statement on Perioperative Management of Patients on Preoperative Opioid Therapy (free) AND American Society for Enhanced Recovery and Perioperative Quality Initiative-4 Joint Consensus Statement on Persistent Postoperative Opioid Use: Definition, Incidence, Risk Factors, and Health Care System Initiatives (free)

See also: American Society of Enhanced Recovery (ASER) and Perioperative Quality Initiative (POQI) joint consensus statements (free) AND Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Society Guidelines (free articles)

 


AAN Guidelines for the Pharmacologic Prevention and Treatment of Migraine in Children and Adolescents

15 Aug, 2019 | 10:27h | UTC

Practice guideline update summary: Pharmacologic treatment for pediatric migraine prevention – Neurology (fee PDF)

See also: Practice guideline update summary: Acute treatment of migraine in children and adolescents – Neurology (free PDF)

Commentaries: AAN issues guidelines for treatment of migraine in children and teens – American Academy of Neurology (free) AND Guidelines Updated on Preventing and Treating Migraine in Children and Teens – NEJM Journal Watch (free)

 


NCCN Guideline: Adult Cancer Pain

9 Aug, 2019 | 08:12h | UTC

Adult Cancer Pain, Version 3.2019, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology – Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (free)

Related Guidelines: WHO Guidelines for the pharmacological and radiotherapeutic management of cancer pain in adults and adolescents – World Health Organization (free PDF) AND Management of cancer pain in adult patients: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines – Annals of Oncology (free) AND Optimal pain management for patients with cancer in the modern era – CA: A Cancer Journal of Clinicians (free) AND 2017 SEOM clinical guideline for treatment of cancer pain – Clinical and Translational Oncology (free)

 


Post-surgical Pain Management: Time for a Paradigm Shift

9 Aug, 2019 | 07:33h | UTC

Post-surgical pain management: time for a paradigm shift – British Journal of Anaesthesia (free)

Related Guideline: Management of Postoperative Pain: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American Pain Society, the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, and the American Society of Anesthesiologists’ Committee on Regional Anesthesia, Executive Committee, and Administrative Council (free)

 


Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: A Narrative Review for the Practicing Clinician

9 Aug, 2019 | 07:24h | UTC

Complex regional pain syndrome: a narrative review for the practising clinician – British Journal of Anaesthesia (free)

Related Guidelines: Standards for the diagnosis and management of complex regional pain syndrome: Results of a European Pain Federation task force – European Journal of Pain (free) AND Complex regional pain syndrome in adults (2nd edition) – UK guidelines for diagnosis, referral and management in primary and secondary care 2018 – Royal College of Physicians (free PDF)

 


Stay Updated in Your Specialty

 

No spam, just news.