Pain Management

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April 22, 2019

Intra-articular hip injection presents significant pre-operatory pain management along with decreased supplementary systemic analgesia use among the patients intracapsular hip fractures, as per the investigators of the University of Turin, Italy. This study involved the comparison of the intra-articular hip injection and the fascia-iliaca compartment block to reduce pain and the use of supplementary systemic analgesia at the preoperative stage of intracapsular hip fractures.

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April 22, 2019

In an analysis involving 34 females with postpartum LPP, the influence of core stability exercises was assessed. The women were divided into two groups; control and study group. Subjects of the study group went through infrared radiation and continuous ultrasound three sessions a week for six weeks along with core stability exercises.

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April 22, 2019

According to recent research published in The Journal of Pain Research, the long-term use of a COX-2 selective nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, Celecoxib provides a significant efficacy for chronic pain management among the patients at increased CV risk. According to the International Association for the Study of Pain, chronic pain is defined as "pain that continues beyond normal tissue healing time, which is supposed to be three months".

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April 20, 2019

Pregabalin significantly improved pain and sleep quality, without clinically meaningful differences between diabetes types, reported by a recent study published in Current Medical Research and Opinion. B Parsons et al. conducted a study to differentiate between the efficacy and safety of pregabalin for painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy (pDPN) in patients with type 1 (T1DM) or 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM).

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April 20, 2019

A study published in the journal- International Orthopaedics by Dikmen G et al. reported that a dual offset tapered stem attained excellent survivorship and stability, as well as good clinical outcome scores with minimum thigh pain and stress shielding in patients having arthritis and developmental dysplasia of the hip. Hence, a dual offset tapered stem may be an acceptable option for primary total hip arthroplasty in this group.

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