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Johns Hopkins expert panel develops first set of operation-specific opioid prescribing guidelines

Johns Hopkins expert panel develops first set of operation-specific opioid prescribing guidelines

Low-dose ketamine found to be as effective as opioids for treating acute pain

Low-dose ketamine found to be as effective as opioids for treating acute pain

Doling out pain pills post-surgery: An ingrown toenail not the same as a bypass

Doling out pain pills post-surgery: An ingrown toenail not the same as a bypass

Research finds addictions to be diseases of the brain, not criminal behavior or personality disorders

Research finds addictions to be diseases of the brain, not criminal behavior or personality disorders

Music therapy shows promise for improving lives of people with sickle cell disease

Music therapy shows promise for improving lives of people with sickle cell disease

Research project aims to study opioid prescriptions after cesarean delivery and hysterectomy

Research project aims to study opioid prescriptions after cesarean delivery and hysterectomy

New study examines living kidney donors' concerns on kidney removal

New study examines living kidney donors' concerns on kidney removal

Research investigates how the brain adapts the body’s movements to avoid pain after injury

Research investigates how the brain adapts the body’s movements to avoid pain after injury

Familial Chylomicronemia Syndrome: How HCP’s can Support Patients with Rare Diseases

Familial Chylomicronemia Syndrome: How HCP’s can Support Patients with Rare Diseases

Virtual reality offers new hope in relieving physical and mental stress

Virtual reality offers new hope in relieving physical and mental stress

Study finds neuroinflammation in spinal cord, nerve roots of patients with chronic sciatica

Study finds neuroinflammation in spinal cord, nerve roots of patients with chronic sciatica

ASA survey: Drug shortages impact care for patients undergoing anesthesia

ASA survey: Drug shortages impact care for patients undergoing anesthesia

NSAIDs alone or with acetaminophen better than opioids at easing dental pain

NSAIDs alone or with acetaminophen better than opioids at easing dental pain

Middle ear infection can lead to deadly neurological complications

Middle ear infection can lead to deadly neurological complications

Popular ASRA Coags app helps physicians protect patients taking anticoagulants

Popular ASRA Coags app helps physicians protect patients taking anticoagulants

Post-surgical opioids can prolong pain for more than three weeks, study shows

Post-surgical opioids can prolong pain for more than three weeks, study shows

The other opioid crisis: Hospital shortages lead to patient pain, medical errors

The other opioid crisis: Hospital shortages lead to patient pain, medical errors

Jury’s in: Opioids are not better than other medicines for chronic pain

Jury’s in: Opioids are not better than other medicines for chronic pain

University of Illinois at Chicago awarded $4.6 million NIH grant for chronic pain research

University of Illinois at Chicago awarded $4.6 million NIH grant for chronic pain research

Opioids after surgery left her addicted. Is that a medical error?

Opioids after surgery left her addicted. Is that a medical error?