Friday, 22 Mar 2019


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14 Oct 2016 Social Lyricas 2nd patent on chronic pain thru 2017. UK court rules generic pregabalin OK to sell for epilepsy & anxiety.
19 Aug 2015 Social 96 pts w/ Mild-Mod Sleep Apnea Rx w/ fitted oral device. Improved snoring/RLS but didnt improve daytime sleepiness
19 Jan 2017 Social Im surprised at # low back pain people who've never done PT, lost weight, do DAILY back exercises or goto a Rheum. Pain pills not the answer
03 Dec 2018 Social Depression worsens back pain; increases healthcare costs. Medicare claims study 73,000 found 6,739 with back pain & 20% of these (1310) had depression. Annual healthcare costs substantially higher in LBP pts w/ depression ($13,153 vs $7,477, P < 0.001).
18 Oct 2015 Social 2013 prevalence of fibromyalgia estimated to be 23,663,533 cases in US, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, UK & Japan
10 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
29 Feb 2016 Social Great video on "mindfulness" as a superpower and refocus to negative thinking, knee-jerk blurting & poor behaviors
30 Oct 2018 Slide of the day Common Causes of Nonarticular Pain
08 Sep 2015 Slide of the day Fibromyalgia Packet
11 Jan 2016 Slide of the day Pain Contract With Patients
29 Sep 2018 Slide of the day Think Fibromyalgia
30 Jun 2015 Blog The Obfuscation of Fibromyalgia
16 Dec 2015 Blog The Ill-Conceived Diagnosis of Fibromyalgia
22 Jun 2015 Blog Focus on Fatigue?
05 Apr 2017 Blog The Great Masquerader
17 Oct 2018 Blog Pain: Objectifying a Subjective Symptom
27 Jul 2016 Blog The Purse Exam: a Forgotten Part of the Physical
14 Dec 2016 Blog The Pain of Funerals and Suicides
18 Apr 2018 News NSAIDs and Acetaminophen Preferred Over Opioids for Dental Pain
19 Jun 2018 News Weight Loss Lessens Knee Pain in Obese