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1. Evidence-Based Clinical Guidelines for Multidisciplinary Spine Care: Diagnosis and Treatment of Low Back Pain

Evidence-Based Clinical Guidelines for Multidisciplinary Spine Care: Diagnosis and Treatment of Low Back Pain Evidence-Based Clinical Guidelines for Multidisciplinary Spine Care: Diagnosis & Treatment of Low Back Pain 7075 Veterans Blvd Burr Ridge, IL 60527 630-230-3600 www.spine.org © 2020 North American Spine Society 978-1-929988-65-5Diagnosis & Treatment of Low Back Pain | Preface Recommendations were developed based on a specific definition, inclusion/exclusion criteria, and the resulting (...) literature which excluded conditions such as presence of a neurological deficit or leg pain experienced below the knee, among others. Given the exclusion criteria, these guideline rec- ommendations address a subset of low back pain care as opposed to low back pain in its entirety. This clinical guideline is not intended to be a fixed treatment protocol; it is anticipated that there will be patients who require more or less treatment than what is outlined. This clinical guideline should not be construed

2020 American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine

2. Diagnosis and Treatment of Low Back Pain

Diagnosis and Treatment of Low Back Pain Evidence-Based Clinical Guidelines for Multidisciplinary Spine Care: Diagnosis & Treatment of Low Back Pain 7075 Veterans Blvd Burr Ridge, IL 60527 630-230-3600 www.spine.org © 2020 North American Spine Society 978-1-929988-65-5Diagnosis & Treatment of Low Back Pain | Preface Recommendations were developed based on a specific definition, inclusion/exclusion criteria, and the resulting literature which excluded conditions such as presence (...) of a neurological deficit or leg pain experienced below the knee, among others. Given the exclusion criteria, these guideline rec- ommendations address a subset of low back pain care as opposed to low back pain in its entirety. This clinical guideline is not intended to be a fixed treatment protocol; it is anticipated that there will be patients who require more or less treatment than what is outlined. This clinical guideline should not be construed as including all proper methods of care or excluding other

2020 North American Spine Society

3. Antibiotic Use for the Urgent Management of Dental Pain and Intra-oral Swelling Clinical Practice Guideline Full Text available with Trip Pro

Antibiotic Use for the Urgent Management of Dental Pain and Intra-oral Swelling Clinical Practice Guideline Evidence-based clinical practice guideline on antibiotic use for the urgent management of pulpal- and periapical-related dental pain and intraoral swelling - The Journal of the American Dental Association Email/Username: Password: Remember me Search Terms Search within Search Access provided by Volume 150, Issue 11, Pages 906–921.e12 Evidence-based clinical practice guideline (...) on antibiotic use for the urgent management of pulpal- and periapical-related dental pain and intraoral swelling A report from the American Dental Association x Peter B. Lockhart , DDS , x Malavika P. Tampi Correspondence Address correspondence to Ms. Tampi at Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry, Science Institute, American Dental Association, 211 East Chicago Ave., Chicago, IL 60611 , MPH ∗ , x Malavika P. Tampi Correspondence Address correspondence to Ms. Tampi at Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry

2020 American Dental Association Guidelines

4. Position Statement on the medicinal use of Cannabinoids in Pain Medicine

Position Statement on the medicinal use of Cannabinoids in Pain Medicine Faculty Position Statement on the medicinal use of Cannabinoids in Pain Medicine Update following the publication of NICE Guidance NG144 (11 November 2019) This statement is focused on the issues relating to cannabis derived medicinal products in relation to Pain Medicine. It does not comment on other areas of medical practice or recreational use, which lie outside our remit. The issue of cannabis, its extracts (...) , formulations and synthetics has very much been on the radar of Pain Medicine for many years. The Faculty supports the guidance and conclusions of the NICE guidance NG144. 1 In respect of Pain Medicine, the Faculty is in agreement that whilst these substances have potential for therapeutic use, their safety and efficacy have not yet been established and a strong evidence base is needed as for any properly licenced medicine. We strongly support and look forward to its development. The development of evidence

2020 Faculty of Pain Medicine

5. Benefits and Harms of Long-term Opioid Dose Reduction or Discontinuation in Patients with Chronic Pain

Benefits and Harms of Long-term Opioid Dose Reduction or Discontinuation in Patients with Chronic Pain Management Briefs eBrief-no166 -- Benefits and Harms of Long-term Opioid Dose Reduction or Discontinuation in Patients with Chronic Pain Talk to the Veterans Crisis Line now An official website of the United States government Here's how you know The .gov means it's official. Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you're (...) eBrief-no166 -- Benefits and Harms of Long-term Opioid Dose Reduction or Discontinuation in Patients with Chronic Pain Health Services Research & Development Management eBrief no. 166 » Issue 166 January 2020 The report is a product of the VA/HSR&D Evidence Synthesis Program. Benefits and Harms of Long-term Opioid Dose Reduction or Discontinuation in Patients with Chronic Pain In response to the evolving public health crisis related to opioid use, many providers, health systems, and payers

2020 Veterans Affairs - R&D

6. A systematic review of the evidence for the efficacy of opioids for chronic non-cancer pain in community-dwelling older adults (Abstract)

A systematic review of the evidence for the efficacy of opioids for chronic non-cancer pain in community-dwelling older adults the ageing global population and concomitant increase in the use of opioid analgesia have highlighted the need to evaluate the effectiveness of opioids for chronic pain in older people.a systematic review of the evidence for the efficacy of opioids for chronic non-cancer pain in community-dwelling people aged 65 years or more was conducted using PRISMA guidelines (...) . The databases MEDLINE, EMBASE, Pubmed and PsychINFO were searched. The quality of studies was assessed. Secondary aims were to assess correlates of opioid use and the decision-making processes of prescribers.seven studies were identified of low to high quality. The majority of older people experienced ongoing pain despite continuing opioid therapy. There were mixed results regarding benefits of opioids in terms of activities of daily living and social engagement. In nursing home residents, opioid use

2020 EvidenceUpdates

7. Ibuprofen Plus Acetaminophen Versus Ibuprofen Alone for Acute Low Back Pain: An Emergency Department-based Randomized Study (Abstract)

Ibuprofen Plus Acetaminophen Versus Ibuprofen Alone for Acute Low Back Pain: An Emergency Department-based Randomized Study Patients with low back pain (LBP) are often treated with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). NSAIDs are modestly effective for LBP, but many patients with LBP continue to suffer despite treatment with these medications. We compared pain and functional outcomes 1 week after emergency department (ED) discharge among patients randomized to a 1-week course (...) LBP educational session prior to discharge. The primary outcome was improvement on the RMDQ between ED discharge and 1 week later. One secondary outcome was pain intensity, as measured on a 4-point descriptive scale (severe, moderate, mild, none) at 1 week.Enrollment began in October 2018. A total of 120 patients met selection criteria and were randomized. Baseline demographic characteristics were comparable between the two groups. By 1 week after the ED visit, patients randomized to ibuprofen

2020 EvidenceUpdates

8. Long-term safety and efficacy of closed-loop spinal cord stimulation to treat chronic back and leg pain (Evoke): a double-blind, randomised, controlled trial (Abstract)

Long-term safety and efficacy of closed-loop spinal cord stimulation to treat chronic back and leg pain (Evoke): a double-blind, randomised, controlled trial Spinal cord stimulation has been an established treatment for chronic back and leg pain for more than 50 years; however, outcomes are variable and unpredictable, and objective evidence of the mechanism of action is needed. A novel spinal cord stimulation system provides the first in vivo, real-time, continuous objective measure of spinal (...) cord activation in response to therapy via recorded evoked compound action potentials (ECAPs) in patients during daily use. These ECAPs are also used to optimise programming and deliver closed-loop spinal cord stimulation by adjusting the stimulation current to maintain activation within patients' therapeutic window. We aimed to examine pain relief and the extent of spinal cord activation with ECAP-controlled closed-loop versus fixed-output, open-loop spinal cord stimulation for the treatment

2020 EvidenceUpdates

9. Physiotherapy for pain and function in greater trochanteric pain syndrome: a protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis

Physiotherapy for pain and function in greater trochanteric pain syndrome: a protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any

2020 PROSPERO

10. Intra-canal cryotherapy and its effects on postoperative pain in root canal therapy: systematic review & meta-analysis

Intra-canal cryotherapy and its effects on postoperative pain in root canal therapy: systematic review & meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any

2020 PROSPERO

11. Influence of glide path kinematics on the occurrence and intensity of postoperative pain after endodontic treatment: a systematic review

Influence of glide path kinematics on the occurrence and intensity of postoperative pain after endodontic treatment: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration

2020 PROSPERO

12. Impact of injury related factors on long term quality of life, pain and participation outcomes after motor vehicle crash injury: a systematic review protocol

Impact of injury related factors on long term quality of life, pain and participation outcomes after motor vehicle crash injury: a systematic review protocol Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2020 PROSPERO

13. High dose glucocorticoids for treatment of postoperative pain: a systematic review of literature

High dose glucocorticoids for treatment of postoperative pain: a systematic review of literature Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external

2020 PROSPERO

14. Guideline recommendations for diagnosis and treatment of lumbar radicular pain: a systematic review of clinical practice guidelines

Guideline recommendations for diagnosis and treatment of lumbar radicular pain: a systematic review of clinical practice guidelines Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record

2020 PROSPERO

15. Glucocorticoid treatment in patients with complex regional pain syndrome: a systematic review

Glucocorticoid treatment in patients with complex regional pain syndrome: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external

2020 PROSPERO

16. Foot and ankle related factors associated with knee injury/pain prevalence in long distance runners: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Foot and ankle related factors associated with knee injury/pain prevalence in long distance runners: a systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration

2020 PROSPERO

17. Recurrence and chronic pain when using self-adhesive mesh during laparoscopic transabdominal preperitoneal (TAPP) inguinal hernia repair: a systematic review

Recurrence and chronic pain when using self-adhesive mesh during laparoscopic transabdominal preperitoneal (TAPP) inguinal hernia repair: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2020 PROSPERO

18. Rectus sheath catheter analgesia versus thoracic epidural analgesia for pain relief in adults following major abdominal surgery with open midline incision

Rectus sheath catheter analgesia versus thoracic epidural analgesia for pain relief in adults following major abdominal surgery with open midline incision Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2020 PROSPERO

19. Screening and diagnostic tools for complex regional pain syndrome: a systematic review

Screening and diagnostic tools for complex regional pain syndrome: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites

2020 PROSPERO

20. Nerve Blocks for Management of Pain Following Hip Fracture

Nerve Blocks for Management of Pain Following Hip Fracture Nerve Blocks for Management of Pain Following Hip Fracture | Emergency Medicine | Washington University in St. Louis Open Menu Back Close Menu Search for: Loading... Welcome Our Team Sections Education Alumni Research ECRC Journal Club Events Jermyn Lectures Open Search Vignette You’re moonlighting in an austere emergency department, and the night has been relatively benign except for your poor 79-year-old severely demented patient who (...) suffered an isolated mid-shaft femur fracture from a mechanical fall earlier today. Unfortunately, the patient is also morbidly obese and has OSA requiring CPAP at night when sleeping. The patient is miserable and is now making your staff miserable, howling out in pain with every breath. Opioids aren’t touching the searing pain, and now you’re worried about potential respiratory complications from too much of a good thing. Your off-going partner in crime mentions doing a “ ” and everyone lets out

2020 Washington University Emergency Medicine Journal Club