Wednesday, 20 Mar 2019


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08 Sep 2017 Social To order ANA test in FM or "pain AllOver" pts is wrong; to order more subserologies(dsDNA,RNP,Sm) should be criminal
08 Sep 2017 Social 192 Chronic fatigue pts show high TGF-B,low resistin, 17 cytokines correlate w/ activity(CXCL*, GF, IL-4/5/7/13/17F)
05 Sep 2017 Social Complex regional pain(CRPS or RSD)= Disproportionate pain w/ sensory, vasomotor, edema/swelling or trophic changes
05 Sep 2017 News Increasing Deaths and Breaking Bad with Fentanyl
16 Aug 2017 News No Evidence to Support Use of Gabapentinoids in Low Back Pain
15 Aug 2017 News Marijuana Has Little Effect on Most Types of Pain
01 Aug 2017 News One-Third of Americans Took Opioids in 2015
25 Jul 2017 Social RT @DrPetryna: UK Biobank data: pts w/chronic widespread pain at higher risk of mortality. Mainly cancer, CV and resp dx…
08 Jun 2017 News FDA Requests Removal of OPANA-ER from the Market
01 Jun 2017 News Ohio Sues Five Pharma Companies Over Opioid Epidemic
18 May 2017 News Non-Prescribed Opioid Abuse by Young Adults
14 May 2017 Social NFA reports prevalence of FM 10 million in US & 3-6% worldwide. Often affects families, siblings, mothers & children
07 May 2017 Social 99FM pts had MRI sacroiliitis 8% & met AxSpA criteria 10%. But no control group comparison? Can AS masquerade as FM?
03 May 2017 Social Study of 94 pts shows magnesium oxide not significantly better than placebo in treating nocturnal leg cramps.
30 Apr 2017 Social RT @DrRachelTate: "Be the dog!" Mindfulness improves quality of life. Dr. Chiaramonte @RheumNow #SOTA2017
30 Apr 2017 Social RT @DrRachelTate: Meditation, guided imagery, moving meditation - all change the way the brain processes pain. Dr. Chiaramonte @RheumNow #…
30 Apr 2017 Social RT @DrRachelTate: Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy both improve chronic pain. Dr. Chiaramonte @RheumNow…
30 Apr 2017 Social RT @DrRachelTate: Central sensitization poss cause in chronic pain.CNS distorts amount of pain, amplified by "enhancers." Dr. Chiaramonte @…
30 Apr 2017 Social RT @DrRachelTate: "Increased threat of pain increases pain level for the patient." Be sensitive to your patients. D. Chiaramonte, MD @Rheum…
24 Apr 2017 Social This is Sleep Awareness Week - note the importance of sleep in health & safety. You need >7hrs/nite, more in kids