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Benefits of a Pain and Stress Management Program for the Management of Chronic Pain

Benefits of a Pain and Stress Management Program for the Management of Chronic Pain

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A "Pain and Stress Management" program for the management of chronic pain, was found to be effective in alleviating pain, diminishing stress, promoting self-management of pain, and ameliorating general well-being.

Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation Reduces Pain, Fatigue in Fibromyalgia

Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation Reduces Pain, Fatigue in Fibromyalgia

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Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation administered during physical activity may effectively alleviate fibromyalgia-associated pain, fatigue, and disease impact in women.

Infliximab May Lower Glucocorticoid Requirements, Lead to Remission in Takayasu Arteritis

Infliximab May Lower Glucocorticoid Requirements, Lead to Remission in Takayasu Arteritis

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Treatment of active Takayasu arteritis with infliximab may result in remission or in a diminished requirement for glucocorticoids.

Zoledronic Acid May Not Improve Knee Osteoarthritis-Related Pain, Function Long-Term

Zoledronic Acid May Not Improve Knee Osteoarthritis-Related Pain, Function Long-Term

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Zoledronic acid did not significantly reduce knee pain or bone marrow lesion size overall in patients with knee osteoarthritis over 24 months.

Tofacitinib May Effectively Alleviate Pain in RA, Psoriatic Arthritis, and Ankylosing Spondylitis

Tofacitinib May Effectively Alleviate Pain in RA, Psoriatic Arthritis, and Ankylosing Spondylitis

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Tofacitinib may provide a fast and prolonged analgesic effect in patients with rheumatoid arthritis or psoriatic arthritis who are unresponsive to csDMARD or to TNFi, as well as in individuals with ankylosing spondylitis.

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