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Increased Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome in Individuals with Osteoarthritis: An Analysis of NHANES III Data
Abstract Background: Osteoarthritis (OA) and cardiovascular disease (CVD) share age and obesity as risk factors, but may also be linked by pathogenic mechanisms involving metabolic abnormalities andExpand
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Migraine prevalence by age and sex in the United States: A life-span study
The present study assessed age- and sex-specific patterns of migraine prevalence in a US population of 40,892 men, women, and children who participated in the 2003 National Health Interview Survey.Expand
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Estimating the Prevalence of Binge Eating Disorder in a Community Sample From the United States: Comparing DSM-IV-TR and DSM-5 Criteria.
OBJECTIVE To estimate binge eating disorder (BED) prevalence according to DSM-5 and DSM-IV-TR criteria in US adults and to estimate the proportion of individuals meeting DSM-5 BED criteria whoExpand
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The Dimensions of Pain Quality: Factor Analysis of the Pain Quality Assessment Scale
ObjectiveTo provide a better empirical understanding of the dimensionality of neuropathic and non-neuropathic pain quality. MethodAn exploratory factor analysis (FA) was performed with baseline painExpand
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Opioid prescribing practices in chronic pain management: guidelines do not sufficiently influence clinical practice.
UNLABELLED To examine the use of extended-release (ER) opioids relative to immediate-release (IR) opioids in chronic opioid prescription episodes, pharmacy claim data from a national health planExpand
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Chronic myeloid leukemia (CML): association of treatment satisfaction, negative medication experience and treatment restrictions with health outcomes, from the patient’s perspective
BackgroundThe availability of the tyrosine-kinase inhibitor (TKI), imatinib, and later introduction of second generation TKIs, dasatinib and nilotinib, have not only improved clinical outcomes ofExpand
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Patient returns to the emergency department: the time-to-return curve.
OBJECTIVES Although 72-hour emergency department (ED) revisits are increasingly used as a hospital metric, there is no known empirical basis for this 72-hour threshold. The objective of this studyExpand
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Characteristics of Menstrual vs Nonmenstrual Migraine: A Post Hoc, Within‐Woman Analysis of the Usual‐Care Phase of a Nonrandomized Menstrual Migraine Clinical Trial
Objective.— To compare, using a within‐woman analysis, the severity, duration, and relapse of menstrual vs nonmenstrual episodes of migraine during treatment with usual migraine therapy.
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Association between migraine, anxiety and depression
Logistic regression was used to evaluate the relationship between self-reported medical diagnosis of migraine, self-reported depressive symptomology (RDS) and self-reported anxious symptomology (RAS)Expand
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The Pain Quality Response Profile of Oxymorphone Extended Release in the Treatment of Low Back Pain
ObjectiveIn controlled trials of analgesics, the primary outcome variable is most often a measure of global pain intensity. However, because pain is associated with a variety of pain sensations, theExpand
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