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APS provides pain physicians guidelines on medical cannabis

American Pain Society SmartBrief | May 18, 2016

The American Pain Society released a white paper during its 35th Annual Scientific Meeting that provides guidance to pain physicians on cannabis-related issues. The report, also published in the Journal of Pain, calls for physicians to be aware of federal and state laws and be guided by scientific evidence. Medscape (free registration) (05/17)


Researcher calls for end to reductive approach to pain care

American Pain Society SmartBrief | May 04, 2016

Study casts doubt on usefulness of "pain matrix"

American Pain Society SmartBrief | Apr 27, 2016

Pain-matrix response may be a poor window into sensation

American Pain Society SmartBrief | May 04, 2016

Studies explore ketamine as treatment for chronic, phantom limb pain

American Pain Society SmartBrief | May 18, 2016

Diet, gut bacteria may be factor in neurodegenerative conditions, inflammation

American Pain Society SmartBrief | May 11, 2016

Untreated pain linked to substance abuse in survey

American Pain Society SmartBrief | May 11, 2016

Study examines factors tied to opioid addiction relapse risk

American Pain Society SmartBrief | Apr 27, 2016

Older patients may be more pain-sensitive, study says

American Pain Society SmartBrief | May 11, 2016

Panel to decide on FDA-mandated training of doctors on opioids

American Pain Society SmartBrief | May 04, 2016


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