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A blinded randomised placebo-controlled trial investigating the efficacy of morphine analgesia for procedural pain in infants: Trial protocol [version 1; peer review: 2 approved, 1 approved with reservations]

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Slater, R; Hartley, C; Moultrie, F; Adams, E; Juszczak, E; Rogers, R; Norman, JE; … Green, G; + view all Slater, R; Hartley, C; Moultrie,...
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Analgesic efficacy and pharmacokinetics of epidural oxycodone in pain management after gynaecologic laparoscopy – a randomised, double blind, active control, double-dummy clinical comparison with intravenous administration.

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Related Articles Analgesic efficacy and pharmacokinetics of epidural oxycodone in pain management after gynaecologic laparoscopy – a randomised, double blind, active control, double-dummy clinical comparison...
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Novel Program Trains Nurse Practitioners to Manage Pain Patients

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In a unique educational program, nurse practitioners learned how to examine patients with shoulder and knee pain and how to determine which patients require specialist...
Cardiology

Epidural analgesia for adults undergoing cardiac surgery with or without cardiopulmonary bypass.

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Related Articles Epidural analgesia for adults undergoing cardiac surgery with or without cardiopulmonary bypass. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2019 Mar 01;3:CD006715 Authors: Guay J, Kopp...
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Steer Clear of Driving While Taking Prescribed Opioids?

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Higher-dose opioids impair driving performance to a minor degree, but patients still need to be advised of this risk so they can decide whether to...
Neurology

Opioids for Chronic Pain Only Nominally Better Than Placebo

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Opioids offer marginal pain-control benefits over placebo for patients with chronic pain and "should not be first-line therapy" for pain management, investigators of a new...
Neurology

Mobile Apps Help Patients Cope With Pain

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Mobile apps that track pain levels, sleep, mood, and activity are improving patient outcomes, new research shows. Medscape Medical News Source link...
Neurology

Coverage for Integrative Pain Therapies on the Horizon

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Healthcare providers, policy makers, insurers, and other stakeholders are making progress in ensuring improved access to integrative pain management therapies such as yoga, acupuncture, and...
Neurology

Intensive Patient Education Fails to Ease Low Back Pain

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Providing intensive education to patients with acute low back pain is no better than placebo for easing discomfort, results of a randomized controlled trial show....
Neurology

Repeated CBD Doses Required for Effective Pain Relief

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Repeated administration of cannabidiol (CBD) is needed to treat neuropathic pain and related anxiety, according to new research that shows how the drug acts on...
Neurology

FDA Goes Ahead With Approval of Sufentanil Despite Controversy

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The FDA’s approval of sufentanil, a highly potent opioid for severe acute pain in adults in certified medically supervised healthcare settings, causes controversy with claims...
Neurology

Nonopioid Approaches to Pain: The Hunt Is On

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As the US opioid epidemic continues to grow, the need to find safe, effective, nonaddictive, nonopioid strategies for managing pain is increasingly urgent, say experts....
Neurology

Cannabis for Chronic Nerve Pain: Mechanism Revealed?

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New imaging findings show the potential mechanism of medical marijuana in providing effective relief from chronic neuropathic pain. Medscape Medical News Source link...

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