Probability of Opioid Prescription Refilling After Surgery: Does Initial Prescription Dose Matter?
Conclusions: The probability of refilling prescription opioids after surgery was not correlated with initial prescription strength, suggesting surgeons could prescribe smaller prescriptions without influencing refill requests. Future research that examines the interplay between pain, substance abuse, and mental health could inform strategies to tailor opioid prescribing for patients.
HIGH blood pressure symptoms can include chest pain, headaches, and feeling very tired. But you could also reveal your risk of deadly hypertension symptoms by checking your urine after using the toilet. This is the colour of wee you should never ignore.
In conclusion, our study demonstrated that dietary boron can be beneficial for health when administered at appropriate doses. PMID: 30782297 [PubMed - in process]
Authors: Mao X, Xia B, Zheng M, Zhou Z Abstract More and more studies show that inflammation, pain and insomnia have become the main common diseases. Effective treatments of inflammation, pain and insomnia have become an issue of primary concern in clinical practice. Oleuropein (OLE), the main phenolic component of Mediterranean extra virgin olive oil, has shown many pharmacological properties. In the present study, the anti-inflammatory effect of OLE was firstly evaluated using RAW264.7 macrophages subjected to stimulation with lipopolysaccharide (LPSC). The results obtained revealed that OLE caused significant an...
The objective of this study was to bridge the information gap regarding ACEs in the chronic pelvic pain (CPP) population by (1) describing ACE prevalence in women with chronic pelvic pain (CPP), and (2) comparing ACE prevalence in women with CPP to unaffected controls.
Anxiety can be measured in various ways. State anxiety is temporary and is sensitive to change, while trait anxiety is a generalized propensity to be anxious. Our objective is to characterize the reasons for anxiety in women presenting for their initial urogynecologic consultation, to measure the change in participant anxiety after the visit, and to correlate the degree of anxiety improvement with visit satisfaction.
This study aimed to assess whether patient knowledge about leiomyomata, anxiety, or satisfaction with counseling, differed in patients who received counseling using the drawMD OB/GYN iPad ™ application versus standard office counseling.
To describe postoperative pain and functional activity after transvaginal native tissue reconstructive surgery with apical suspension and retropubic synthetic midurethral sling (MUS) and to compare these outcomes between patients receiving uterosacral ligament suspension (USL) and sacrospinous ligament fixation (SSLF).
To determine the oral morphine equivalents (OMEs) prescribed and refill rates following hysterectomy and hysteroscopy in the setting of statewide legal changes to opioid prescribing across two states.
To compare the effect of onabotulinumtoxinA versus placebo injections to the pelvic floor in women with myofascial pelvic pain.
This article reviews this relationship and provides recommendations for management. Keywords: Insomnia, sleep disorder, psychiatric disorder, depression, psychosis, schizophrenia, anxiety disorder Insomnia affects 25 million people in the United States annually and leads to an estimated $100 billion health care burden. Insomnia has also been shown to be a causal factor in other medical and psychiatric disorders, cognitive impairments, accidents, absenteeism, and reduced quality of life.1 The cost of not treating insomnia is more than the cost of treating insomnia.2 Insomnia as a symptom is seen in up to one third of the Un...