This section will include pain research in the news, general stories about research and findings, pain abstracts in the news, and PubMed abstracts

The Price We Pay for Radical Curative Pelvic Exenterations: Prevalence and Management of Pain

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Burst Spinal Cord Stimulation (Burst-SCS) Study (NCT03718325)

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Spine Pain Intervention to Enhance Care Quality And Reduce Expenditure (SPINE CARE)

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The α2δ-1-NMDA Receptor Complex Is Critically Involved in Neuropathic Pain Development and Gabapentin Therapeutic Actions

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FDA Panel: 'Little Merit' in Sublingual Buprenorphine for Pain

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Relieving the Pain of Kidney Stones

Source: Canadian Glycomics Network GlycoNet-funded research is testing the safety and efficacy of a glycoside, called arbutin, which is extracted from the bearberry plant. The molecule has shown a remarkable ability to b...
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Effect of Preoperative Patient Expectations on Outcomes After Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty

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Patients Who Undergo Major Operations Without Opioids Have Shorter Hospital Stays

Source: American College of Surgeons Surgeons at an Ohio hospital have developed a treatment protocol that sends people home after colorectal operations without any opioids to manage their pain, leading to shorter hospit...
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Sub-Dissociative Dose Ketamine Dosing Study (NCT03714620)

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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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