Addiction in Patients With Chronic Pain
Michael R. Clark, MD, MPH, MBA, Joyce King, MD, and Glenn J. Treisman, MD, PhD
Some fraction of opioid-treated patients with chronic pain will engage in aberrant substance use, including compulsive drug seeking and addiction.
Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy: New Perspectives From the Bedside to the Bench
Charles L. Loprinzi, MD
Chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy (CIPN) is a significant, debilitating complication of chemotherapy administration for cancer.
Drug Testing and Reimbursement for Patients with Chronic Pain
The regulatory and reimbursement environment surrounding drug testing is becoming increasingly stringent.
Pain & Aging: 3rd Annual Perry Fine Lecture at West Virginia University
Perry Fine, MD
As the population ages, more individuals will be living with chronic pain, resulting in increased morbidity, mortality, and healthcare utilization.
- Acute and Post-Operative Pain
- Cancer-related Pain
- Chronic Noncancer Pain
- Comorbid Conditions
- Interventional Modalites
- Low Back Pain
- Medico-Legal-Ethical Issues
- Neuropathic Pain
- Nonopioid Pharmacotherapy
- Nonpharmacologic Treatment
- Opioid Pharmacotherapy
- Palliative Care
- Risk Management
- Scientific Perspectives
- Special Patient Populations
Chief, Division of Pain Medicine
Professor of Anesthesiology
Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
University of California, Davis
Continuing Education Activities
Lifetree Clinical Research and Pain Clinic
Salt Lake City, Utah
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Association between urine drug test results and treatment outcome in high-risk chronic pain patients on opioids
Drug testing, chronic pain,and financial conflicts of interest
Am J Manag Care. 2011 Apr...
Painful Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy: Consensus Recommendations on Diagnosis, Assessment and Management.
The metabolism of opioid agents and the clinical impact of their active metabolites.
Clin J Pain. 2011 Nov;27(9):824-38.
BACKGROUND: The metabolism of opioids is...