Acupuncture, in combination with routine care, was associated with marked clinical improvements in patients with persistent low back pain. It has also shown improvement in primary and secondary outcomes… [ Get More Details ]
Subthalamic nuclei deep brain stimulation (STN-DBS) raises pain thresholds in Parkinson’s disease patients.
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Opioids have been found to reduce pain intensity and improve physical functioning for patients with persistent noncancer pain. It’s important to note that a decrease in mental health functioning… [ Get More Details ]
Pain education programs and pain consultations have been found to improve pain (average pain was 31% versus 20%) and daily interference (20% versus 2.5%) in oncology outpatients. Patient adherence… [ Get More Details ]
Antiepileptic drugs relieve persistent neuropathic pain. One meta-analysis found gabapentin to be associated with moderate benefit (equivalent to 30% pain relief) in close to 1 in 2 patients, and… [ Get More Details ]