Use and acceptance of complementary and alternative medicine among the general population and medical personnel: a systematic review.
- M. Frass, R. Strassl, H. Friehs, Michael Müllner, M. Kundi, A. Kaye
- MedicineOchsner Journal
- 15 March 2012
The present data demonstrate an increase of CAM usage from 1990 through 2006 in all countries investigated, as well as differences between the general population and medical personnel.
Rhabdomyolysis: pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment.
This review focuses on the epidemiology, pathophysiology, causes, presentation, diagnosis, complications, management, and anesthetic considerations related to rhabdomyolysis.
Benzodiazepine pharmacology and central nervous system-mediated effects.
For any patient taking a BZD, the prescribing physician must carefully evaluate the risks and benefits, and higher-risk patients require careful considerations, as Clinically appropriate use of BZDs requires prudence and the understanding of pharmacology.
An update of comprehensive evidence-based guidelines for interventional techniques in chronic spinal pain. Part II: guidance and recommendations.
Evidence-based clinical practice guidelines for interventional techniques in the diagnosis and treatment of chronic spinal pain are developed to help patients with or without anticoagulant therapy to discontinue or normalize INR.
American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP) guidelines for responsible opioid prescribing in chronic non-cancer pain: Part 2--guidance.
A robust agreement which is followed by all parties is essential in initiating and maintaining opioid therapy as such agreements reduce overuse, misuse, abuse, and diversion.
Drug-induced acute pancreatitis: a review.
Future investigation into the mechanisms of pancreatitis and an appreciation by clinicians of the drugs commonly linked to the condition will help establish earlier diagnosis and quicker cessation of offending drugs in the treatment of drug-induced acute pancreatitis.
Responsible, Safe, and Effective Prescription of Opioids for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain: American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP) Guidelines.
These guidelines are intended to provide a systematic and standardized approach to this complex and difficult arena of practice, while recognizing that every clinical situation is unique.
A Brief History of the Opioid Epidemic and Strategies for Pain Medicine
- Mark R. Jones, O. Viswanath, Jacquelin Peck, A. Kaye, Jatinder S. Gill, T. Simopoulos
- MedicinePain and Therapy
- 24 April 2018
Improvement in abuse deterrent strategies which is a major focus of the Food and Drug Administration for all opioid preparations will likely play an important role by increasing the safety of these medications.
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome: A Comprehensive Review of Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Practical practitioners must consider the pathology of thoracic outlet syndrome in their differential diagnosis for shoulder and upper extremity pain symptoms so that patients are directed appropriately to timely therapeutic interventions.