Nonpharmacologic and Pharmacologic Management of Acute Pain From Non–Low Back, Musculoskeletal Injuries in Adults: A Clinical Guideline From the American College of Physicians and American Academy of Family Physicians.

The American College of Physicians (ACP) and American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) developed this guideline to provide clinical recommendations on nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic management of acute pain from n...
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Guidance for Reopening Pain Practices Amidst COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in unprecedented challenges to healthcare in general and to pain management practices in particular. Chronic pain patients being one of the most vulnerable patient populations unde...
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New Clinical Practice Guidelines on Management of Pain in Sickle Cell Disease Co-Authored by AAPM Board Member, Rob Hurley, MD PhD

AAPM Director-at-Large Robert W. Hurley, MD PhD co-authored new clinical practice guidelines on management of pain in sickle cell disease (SCD) published in the American Society of Hematology (ASH) journal, Blood Advance...
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2-Part On Demand Course Features Consensus Practice Guidelines on Interventions for Lumbar Facet Joint Pain

AAPM contributed to a multispecialty, international working group that recently published consensus practice guidelines on interventions for lumbar facet joint pain in Regional Anesthesia & Pain Medicine (RAPM) , the...
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COVID-19 Pain Management Practice Guidelines Published in AAPM Journal

April 7, 2020, CHICAGO – The official journal of the American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM), Pain Medicine , has published a practice guidelines article titled  "Pain Management Best Practices from Multi...
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New Consensus Practice Guidelines on Interventions for Lumbar Facet Joint Pain

Consensus practice guidelines on interventions for lumbar facet joint pai n are now available in Regional Anesthesia & Pain Medicine .  Many AAPM members contributed to these consensus guidelines, which were dev...
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AAPM Foundation Convenes Opioid Reduction Consensus Panel

Pain management experts and patient advocates met this past week to begin developing clear evidence-informed guidance for healthcare clinicians on the reduction or elimination of opioids, when appropriate, for ...
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The AAPM Annual Meeting offers education and networking opportunities for all members of the pain care team.

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