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Orthopedic, Orthopaedic, Orthopedic Surgeon, Back Pain, Back Pain Research, Back Pain Treatment, Beaumont Health, Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak, Low Back Pain

Beaumont Health First and Only Michigan Health System to Test Chronic Low Back Pain Device

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About two-thirds of U.S. adults will struggle with low back pain during their lifetime. ReActiv8 is a surgically-implanted device that delivers mild electrical stimulation to nerves in key lower back muscles. Unlike other nerve treatments, ReActiv8 does not mask a patient’s pain.

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Fibroid, fibroid embolization, Fibroid Relief, fibroid symptoms, Fibroids, Women's Health, Women's Health Care, Hysterectomy, Hysterectomies, Interventional Radiologist, Interventional Radiologists, Interventional Radiology, patient advocacy, Obstetric Care, Gynecologic, gynecologic health, Obgyn, OB GYN, OB-GYN, OB-GYN doctors-in-training , Uteren Fibroid, Ut

UAB Interventional Radiologist Available to Discuss the Benefit of Fibroid Embolization in Lieu of Hysterectomy

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Pancreas, Trauma

Patient’s Freak Pancreas Injury Spurs Rapid Response

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CT scans of her head at a local hospital were clear. After persistent pain in her abdomen in the hours that followed, doctors performed another CT, this time of her stomach. The images revealed her pancreas had split in half. Macie was a ticking time bomb.

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Hospital For Special Surgery, Foot Pain, Foot Problems, Knee Pain, Hip Pain, Framingham foot study, kinetic chain

Foot Pain? New Study Says Look at Hip and Knee for Complete Diagnosis

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A study by researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery and Harvard Medical School suggests new guidelines may be in order for evaluating and treating lower extremity pain. They found a significant association between foot pain and knee or hip pain.

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seniors and falls, Falls In Seniors, Preventing falls, Falls Prevention

Assessing Falls Can Help Seniors Avoid Leading Cause of Serious Injuries Among Older Americans

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Every year, millions of senior citizens fall — threatening their health, independence and even their lives. Fall injuries also rack up $31 billion annually in medical expenses, which is expected to rise as 10,000 people in the U.S. turn 65 every day. The seniors behind those statistics are the reasons why Cedar-Sinai Medical Group now is offering increased access to comprehensive falls assessments in time for Falls Prevention Awareness Day on Sept. 22.

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Fibromyalgia, Activities Of Daily Living, Lady Gaga

Physician Rep on Nat'l Fibromyalgia Info Campaign Can Discuss Why It May Have Caused Lady Gaga Tour Cancel

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Hospice Care, Yale Cancer Center, End Of Life Care

Yale Study: Earlier Hospice Care Would Improve Quality of End of Life

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Older, terminally ill patients could improve the quality of their last days by accessing hospice services much sooner, according to a Yale School of Medicine-led study.

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American Pain Society Supports Passage of Marijuana Effective Studies Act

A bipartisan group of senators led by Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii) has reintroduced the Marijuana Effective Studies Act of 2016 (MEDS Act), which will remove excessive regulatory barriers inhibiting researchers from obtaining marijuana plants to conduct studies assessing the drug’s medical effectiveness and safety. The American Pain Society (www.americanpainsociety.org) said today it strongly supports the legislation and a companion measure introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives in July.

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Study Adds to Evidence That Racial and Economic Factors Affect Surgical Pain Management

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A “look back” analysis of more than 600 major colorectal surgeries using a “checklist” tool has added further evidence that racial and socioeconomic disparities may occur during many specific stages of surgical care, particularly in pain management.

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Journal of Trauma Nursing, acute pain, Opioids

Treating Acute Pain in Opioid-Dependent Patients – Review and Recommendations

As healthcare providers see more patients with opioid abuse and dependence, they face a difficult challenge: What's the best way to manage acute pain without contributing to the patient's opioid use disorder (OUD)? A review and recommendations for acute pain treatment in patients with OUD is presented in in the September/October Journal of Trauma Nursing, official publication of the Society of Trauma Nurses. The journal is published by Wolters Kluwer.







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