Patients with treatment-resistant major depressive disorder or bipolar disorder without psychotic symptoms received intravenous infusions of 0.5 mg/kg ketamine 3 times per week for 2 weeks.
High-frequency spinal cord stimulation shows longer lasting pain relief with some sex-specific differences in effectiveness for treating chronic pain.
A combined unsupervised and supervised machine learning technique can help predict long-term spinal cord stimulation response for patients with chronic pain.
For people with chronic, nonspecific low back pain, psychological interventions are most effective when delivered in conjunction with physical therapy care.
Utilization of an online chronic pain management program was increased during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Many patients in this study cohort had persistent pain 12 months after total knee arthroplasty.
Rapid opioid deadoption identified beginning in late 2017; was first seen in teens followed by school- and preschool-aged children
Authors reviewed pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic pain management strategies among children who present to the emergency department.
During 2020, buprenorphine dispensed to Medicaid beneficiaries was significantly below prepandemic levels nationally
Outcomes of acute postsurgical pain management appear to mediate the process of transitioning to persistent, chronic pain.