PAIN MANAGEMENT

January 19, 2017

Trigeminal Neuralgia: A “Lightning Bolt” of Pain

Anticonvulsants are considered first-line treatment options for debilitating facial discomfort.

November 17, 2016

Acute Opioid Withdrawal: Identification and Treatment Strategies

Abrupt discontinuation of opioids can result in acute opioid withdrawal.
November 17, 2016

From Fear and Worry to Chronic Pain

A prior history of anxiety, depression, and physical and psychological trauma is significantly predictive of onset of chronic pain in later life. The risk of central sensitization should not be underestimated.