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1. Risk factors for chronic opioid use were highest in patients that had multiple sites of pain or low back pain. 2. The authors observed that patients with shoulder, knee and neck pain had the lowest unadjusted risk for chronic opioid use. Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good) Study Rundown: Patients with low back pain are […]NEXT ARTICLE
Pain is defined by the International Association for the Study of Pain as “an unpleasant sensory and emotional experience associated with actual or potential tissue damage or described in terms of such damage”. Some illnesses can be excruci...
An anesthesiologist (US English) or anaesthetist (British English) is a physician trained in anesthesia and perioperative medicine. Anesthesiologists are physicians who provide medical care to patients in a wide variety of (usually acute) situations. ...
A joint is where two or more bones come together, like the knee, hip, elbow, or shoulder. Joints can be damaged by many types of injuries or diseases, including Arthritis - inflammation of a joint causes pain, stiffness, and swelling with ...