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Association of Opioid Prescribing with Opioid Consumption after Surgery in Michigan. Read the abstract . Knee Pain as a Predictor of Structural Progression Over 4 Years: Data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative, a Prospec...
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Physicians Prescribe Too Many Opioids for Osteoarthritis

Source: Medscape New data reinforce the need for physicians to evaluate the use of opioids to manage pain in patients with osteoarthritis. Full story .
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More Doctor Visits Lead to Less Suicide Attempts for Fibromyalgia Patients

Source: Vanderbilt University Medical Center Fibromyalgia patients who regularly visit their physicians are much less likely to attempt suicide than those who do not, according to a new Vanderbilt University Medical Cent...
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Is Joint Pain in Patients with Arthralgia Suspicious for Progression to Rheumatoid Arthritis Explained by Subclinical Inflammation? A Cross-Sectional MRI Study

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Microglial Pannexin-1 Channel Activation is a Spinal Determinant of Joint Pain

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The Pain Circuit Breaker - Visual Illusion Proves Effective in Relieving Knee Pain for People with Osteoarthritis

Source: University of South Australia In a new study published in the journal Peer J this week, researchers at UniSA's Body in Mind Research Group have found people suffering osteoarthritis in the knees reported reduced ...
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Inhibition of Somatosensory Mechanotransduction by Annexin A6

Source: Science Signaling Abstract: Mechanically activated, slowly adapting currents in sensory neurons have been linked to noxious mechanosensation. The conotoxin NMB-1 (noxious mechanosensation blocker-1) blocks such c...
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Weight Loss After Stomach-Narrowing Surgery Eases Chronic Knee Pain

Source: NYU Langone Health A new report finds that extremely obese people who have a band surgically strapped around their stomachs to restrict food intake not only lose weight but also suffer less from arthritic knee pa...
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Minimally Invasive Treatment Reduces Knee Pain and Disability from Osteoarthritis

Source: Society of Interventional Radiology A nonsurgical treatment could improve quality of life for patients with knee pain due to osteoarthritis, according to new research presented today at the Society of Interventio...
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Effect of Opioid vs Nonopioid Medications on Pain-Related Function in Patients with Chronic Back Pain or Hip or Knee Osteoarthritis Pain: The SPACE Randomized Clinical Trial

Source: JAMA Abstract: Importance: Limited evidence is available regarding long-term outcomes of opioids compared with nonopioid medications for chronic pain. Objective: To compare opioid vs nonopioid medications over 12...
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Hydroxychloroquine Effectiveness in Reducing Symptoms of Hand Osteoarthritis: A Randomized Trial

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