Nitrous Oxide Use in Florida EMS

SARASOTA, Fla. (10 News WTSP) - Sarasota paramedics ready to treat your pain a little differently. Instead of reaching for the opioids, you're going to get nitrous oxide.  
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Publication date: Available online 16 December 2018Source: Redox BiologyAuthor(s): Mateusz A. Stochelski, Tomasz Wilmanski, Mitchell Walters, John R. BurgessAbstractDiabetes mellitus is one of the most common chronic diseases in the United States and peripheral neuropathy (PN) affects at least 50% of diabetic patients. Medications available for patients ameliorate symptoms (pain), but do not protect against cellular damage and come with severe side effects, leading to discontinued use. Our research group uses differentiated SH-SY5Y cells treated with advanced glycation end products (AGE) as a model to mimic diabetic condit...
Source: Redox Biology - Category: Biology Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: Bone pain is a common and sometimes severe symptom of bone metastases in advanced breast cancer and a common reason for initiating BTA treatment. Safety and efficacy were the main factors considered by physicians when selecting BTAs. Past Presentations: Data previously presented at the ISPOR 18th Annual European Congress, Milan, Italy; November 7-11, 2015 and at the Breast Cancer Symposium, San Francisco, CA, USA; September 25-27, 2015. PMID: 30550358 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Current Medical Research and Opinion - Category: Research Tags: Curr Med Res Opin Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: The data of this post-marketing study meet the request by the French authorities for additional data on conditions of use in everyday practice. They confirmed the tolerance and long-term effect of capsaicin 8% patch in patients with peripheral neuropathic pain in real-world conditions. PMID: 30550354 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Current Medical Research and Opinion - Category: Research Tags: Curr Med Res Opin Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 15 December 2018Source: Annals of Physical and Rehabilitation MedicineAuthor(s): Zineb Benhissen, Michel Konzelmann, Philippe Vuistiner, Bertrand Leger, François Luthi, Charles BenaimAbstractObjective. To estimate the Minimal Clinically Important Difference (MCID) of the French version of the Hand Function Sort questionnaire (HFS-F). As a comparison, the MCID of the Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder, and Hand (DASH) was also estimated.Materials and methods. We included French-speaking patients hospitalized in a multidisciplinary rehabilitation program for chronic pain of the upper ...
Source: Annals of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine - Category: Rehabilitation Source Type: research
ConclusionThis review evaluates data regarding the phytopharmaceutical potential of P. pellucida. In general, several important aspects were questionable or missing in these manuscripts, which points out the need of more investigation on the pharmacological properties and phytochemical compositions of this herb.Graphical abstract
Source: Journal of Ethnopharmacology - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: research
ConclusionsThe efficacy of manipulation seems to be limited, in contrast to our expectations, and improved execution of therapeutic exercises has a similar effect to that of manipulation during long-term observation. The advantage of manipulation was observed only during the first treatment session. The RCT was registered in the University Hospital Medical Information Network in Japan (UMIN-CTR: 000010437).
Source: Journal of Prosthodontic Research - Category: Dentistry Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 15 December 2018Source: Anaesthesia Critical Care &Pain MedicineAuthor(s): Georges Mion
Source: Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine - Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 16 December 2018Source: Respiratory Medicine Case ReportsAuthor(s): Ryota Otoshi, Hideaki Yamakawa, Tamiko Takemura, Takuma Katano, Naoto Aiko, Goushi Matama, Kohsuke Isomoto, Tomohisa Baba, Eri Hagiwara, Takashi OguraAbstractA 66-year-old man, an ex-smoker, was referred to our hospital for slightly progressive respiratory symptoms of cough and dyspnea on exertion and chest abnormal shadow. Chest high-resolution computed tomography showed wide-ranging ground-glass attenuation and reticulation with lower lobe predominance. Bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) fluid revealed a marked increase in ly...
Source: Respiratory Medicine Case Reports - Category: Respiratory Medicine Source Type: research
PARACETAMOL and ibuprofen are both used for treating pain and fever, proving particularly helpful in the case of a hangover. But can you take both together - is this more effective or is it in fact dangerous?
Source: Daily Express - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
(Natural News) A popular TV meteorologist and mother of two has tragically taken her own life following LASIK eye surgery gone wrong. Thirty-five-year-old Jessica Starr’s colleagues at Fox 2 Detroit tearfully announced the sad news to viewers last week. Before her death, Starr had spoken out publicly about her trouble recovering from the Lasik SMILE...
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