A Pilot Trial of Scrambler Therapy for Pain Associated with Pancreas Cancer (NCT03707444)

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Cancer Patients Have Lower Risk of Opioid-Related Death than General Public

Source: Duke Health A study presented at the ASCO Quality Care Symposium in Phoenix found that death from opioids are 10 times less likely to occur in cancer patients compared to the general population. Full story .
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Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Chronic Pain in Cancer Survivors (NCT03661840)

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How Do You Assess Pain in Children Who Can't Express Themselves? New Research Identifies Priorities in Identifying Pain in Nonverbal Children with Medical Complexity

Source: Wolters Kluwer Health The 2-year study examined the symptoms, diagnostic testing, and nursing assessment of pain in children who have profound intellectual and developmental disability and are completely dependen...
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Acupuncture Reduces Joint Pain Due to Breast Cancer Treatment

Source: New York Presbyterian Researchers at Columbia University Irving Medical Center and New York-Presbyterian found that acupuncture was associated with a statistically significant drop in joint pain among women takin...
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Multiple Sclerosis Drug Could Reduce Painful Side Effects of Common Cancer Treatment

Source: Rockefeller University Press Researchers from the Saint Louis University School of Medicine have discovered why many multiple myeloma patients experience severe pain when treated with the anticancer drug bortezom...
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Cancer Patients’ Pain Eased by Simple Bedside Chart

Source: University of Edinburgh, U.K. Researchers at the University of Edinburgh worked with doctors to develop the Edinburgh Pain Assessment and management Tool (EPAT) – a pen and paper chart which medical staff use to ...
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In Laboratory, SLU Scientist Turns Off Chemo Pain

Source: St. Louis University In a recent paper published in the journal Pain , Saint Louis University researchers describe their success in an animal model in turning off the excruciating pain that often accompanies a co...
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