Aspirin has been effective for acute migraines both as a solitary modality and in combination with other drugs, and thus has clinical value in treatment and prophylaxis of the migraines overall.
Nerivio is a wireless remote electrical neuromodulation device approved for the acute treatment of episodic or chronic migraine in patients 12 years of age and older.
The majority of APRNs report low levels of preparedness in caring for patients with basic chronic or acute pain management needs in their first year of practice.
The CDC offers 4 resources to support Nurse Practitioners in implementing opioid guidelines.
Global assessments at six and 24 hours better with NSAID use, and fewer adverse effects, including bleeding events, reported
Besides acetaminophen, NSAIDs, triptans, ergot alkaloids, and adjunct antiemetics, gepants and ditans are recently approved for migraine patients.
At follow-up, 65.9% of the treatment group and 8.5% of the control cohort exhibited improvements in painful diabetic neuropathy.
Slightly stronger association was seen for ever users of menopausal hormone therapy than never users.
Researchers sought to determine if a higher cumulative pain intensity is associated with premature mortality risk in patients with PsA.
The patient, who had suffered a traumatic brain injury approximately 8 months prior, presented to the emergency department complaining of increasing dizziness as well as sleepwalking frequency.
Study authors discuss recent advances in the interventional management of neuropathic pain; new therapies are needed to offer longitudinal and sustained management.
Supraspinal augmentation of sensory input, including sound, may represent a hallmark of fibromyalgia.
Case study shows a patient with headache and neuro-ophthalmic signs, but no rash or joint pain, had contracted Lyme meningitis.
The researchers’ aim was to quantify shoulder disorders using physical exam and ultrasound imaging in patients with both type 2 diabetes and shoulder pain.
Limps in children can be the result of infection, trauma, pathologic disease processes, a neoplasm, inflammatory diseases, or neuromuscular diseases.
A study shows the effects of these devices are no different than standard clear lenses.
Nonpharmacologic treatment with cognitive-behavioral therapy combined with physiotherapy may be an effective pain management strategy for patients with severe hemophilia.
Researchers tested whether aerobic exercise training altered morphine analgesic responses or reduced morphine dosages necessary for adequate analgesia.
Weight loss is associated with reduced pain, improved function, and better quality of life in patients with knee OA who are overweight or obese.
The aim of this study was to investigate prognostic factors in adolescents with knee pain using individual participant data meta-analysis.