Chronic and Acute Pain: General Information and News Document List
Updated/Revised Date: 2019-01-02
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Although some of these documents from our Pain Acute/Chronic category may have since been updated, re-written, replaced, or revised, they are sorted below by their original publish date. The most recent publications are listed at the top of the table with older articles being listed in descending order by the date they were created.
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List of Pain Acute/Chronic Publications:
The Defense and Veterans Pain Rating Scale DVPRS 2.0 is a pain assessment tool using a rating scale, word descriptors, color coding, pictorial facial expressions matching pain levels.
Arbutin has a greater affinity for calcium and most kidney stones are formed by a bond between calcium and an oxalate, this molecule interacts with the stone, pulls it apart and dissolves it.
UNLV study finds the iPad neck pain plagues women more and posture, not screen time, is biggest factor behind neck and shoulder pain.
Reseach results suggest that protein NOS1AP might be a valuable novel target in the development of more effective medicines to treat neuropathic pain.
Breakthrough research shows phantom body pain can be reduced in paraplegics by creating a bodily illusion with the help of virtual reality.
Researchers suggest Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) might involve changes in the way that the brain processes visual information.
Determining the origin of lower back pain that can radiate to the buttocks, groin, thigh, and knees.
Physical therapists can play a valuable role in the patient education process, including setting realistic expectations for recovery with or without opioids.
Pain scale diagram and chart that includes an explanation of each of the one to ten classified pain levels.
New theory describes pain as multi-layered gradual event which consists of specific pain components, and more general components, such as negative emotions.
Study shows patients with chronic pain can reduce emotional response to the pain through spinal cord stimulation.
Researchers from Brunel university and Poole hospital seeking to raise money to treat phantom limb pain using new portable 3D hologram technology.
Researchers find link between dry eye and chronic pain syndromes better described as having neuropathic ocular pain.
The new treatment combines two FDA-approved drugs: a Parkinson's drug, L-dopa, and a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug.
Research into how high-frequency electrical stimulation to the spinal cord can reduce or eliminate chronic pain.
Information regarding pediatric pain, one of the most under-diagnosed, misunderstood and under-treated medical issues in children.
Around 25% of amputees develop chronic pain in remaining portion of their amputated limb, which can include phantom limb syndrome.
Postherpetic neuralgia (PHN) is a neuropathic pain syndrome that happens after an outbreak of varicella-zoster virus (VSV) or shingles.
Findings could lead to new therapeutics for disorders such as fibromyalgia and phantom limb pain.
Researchers have demonstrated that activation of the A3 adenosine receptor subtype is key in mediating the pain relieving effects of adenosine.
Study reveals a sizable portion of American adults are dealing with persistent pain and that is affecting their lives profoundly.
Information regarding the pain relief benefits of caffeine consumption and why caffeine is added to pain relievers like ibuprofen or acetaminophen.
Physician leaders calling for evidence based interdisciplinary care as standard to treat chronic pain and want insurance payers to step up to provide adequate coverage.
Information relating to chronic pain as a cause of insomnia and why the perception of pain increases when trying to fall asleep.
Published study shows brain structure is related to how intensely people perceive pain.
A compound called dehydrocorybulbine from the roots of the Corydalis yanhusuo plant prove to diminish pain.
Researchers identify molecular pathway by which morphine can increase pain and suggest potential new ways to make morphine effective for more patients.
Branching nerve patterns define distinct groups that likely correspond to differences in what nerves do and may hold clues for pain management and other areas of neurological study.
Dr. Tom Chi known as The Pain Whisperer has cured over 80,000 failed surgery patients of painful conditions using an amazing cure technique.
Article examines living with and helping a loved one cope and deal with severe pain levels.
Scientists using a new approach called metabolomics discover a major clue called dimethylsphingosine a small-molecule byproduct of cellular membranes in the nervous system.
Complex regional pain syndrome CRPS is a form of chronic pain that can affect any part of the body but usually an arm or leg.
Information regarding Myofascial pain syndrome (MPS) or Chronic myofascial pain (CMP) a condition characterized by chronic and sometimes severe pain.
If people understand what happens in the brain during the grieving process there will be less pain suicides and less families will come apart and faster healing will occur.
Online self paced chronic pain management program reduces physical and psychological burdens of debilitating pain.
A new study of itch adds to growing evidence that the chemical signals that make us want to scratch are the same signals that make us wince in pain.
Research shows that viewing your hand reduces the pain experienced when a hot object touches the skin.
Chronic pain takes a toll on primary care providers as well as their patients.
New study found patients with osteoarthritis of the knee who also have pain in other joints more likely to experience greater knee pain.
Sensitizing effect of anger and sadness not limited to fibromyalgia patients.
Nerve inflammation may cause pain numbness and weakness following surgical procedures that is known as postsurgical neuropathy.
More than 80% of hospitalized patients suffer more severe pain than necessary.
Repeatedly boosting brain levels of one natural painkiller soon shuts down the brain cell receptors that respond to it.
Diagnosis of pain that evades scientific testing and the additional emotional suffering that can result for the patient.
Chronic pain severely limits patients quality of life and is among the cost drivers in U.S. health care.
Discovery of pain-causing compounds leads to development of new non-addictive painkillers.
Properly performed analgesia protects children from pain and traumatization.
Painful memories and associations that set our pain memory on the alert.
Non-traditional therapies relieve pain among wide range of hospitalized patients by 50 percent.
New targeted pain medicine delivery systems may reduce costs to treat pain.
Pain therapy involving a portable device is not recommended to treat chronic low-back pain.
Chronic pain is experienced by as many as two out of three older adults.
Millions of patients suffering needlessly in hospitals with acute pain and on into their lives with chronic pain.
People who suffer from debilitating neuropathic pain may get more relief and sleep better by combining two commonly prescribed drugs.
Groups representing chronic pain sufferers meet in Melbourne to work towards coordinated approach to managing chronic pain.
Younger people with pain look similar in terms of their disability to people who are two to three decades older without pain.
Kidney pain and lower back pain can have similar symptoms that have entirely different causes.
Cancer patients often suffer from severe pain that cannot be effectively treated with conventional medication.
Study shows impact of pain on economy strain on our healthcare system and inadequate pain management training of medical professionals.
Individuals with high levels of anxiety due to chronic pain exhibit more emotional distress and disability.
New reports suggest that taking a comprehensive approach to pain management may be key to managing pain in the ICU.
Distinguishing neuropathic pain caused by damage to the nervous system from other types of chronic back pain.
Research shows correlation between inadequate vitamin D levels and amount of narcotic medication taken by patients with chronic pain.
Study uses brain imaging technique to see if possible to share pain observed in others provides insight into brain mechanisms involved in empathy.
Undertreated pain is a worldwide problem and much research on pain management practices cannot be trusted.
Information on the causes and treatment of pain in the joints including arthralgia arthritis and osteoarthritis.
Manipulation Under Anesthesia is a medical procedure helping chronic pain patients.
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