Opioid Sales Reps Swarmed New York at Height of Crisis

New disclosures in the New York attorney general ’ s lawsuit detail the massive sales efforts of Purdue Pharma and other companies.
Source: NYT Health - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Opioids and Opiates Sackler, Richard (1945- ) OxyContin (Drug) Pain-Relieving Drugs Suits and Litigation (Civil) Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals Purdue Pharma James, Letitia Sackler Family your-feed-science Source Type: news

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CONCLUSION: Our study strongly affirms the efficacy of an interdisciplinary approach including surgical and innovative medical strategies based on immunotherapy in patients with advanced chemo-resistant synchronous cervical and lung cancer. The present findings support the use of NGS to drive a targeted rational treatment especially in heavily pre-treated patients. PMID: 31007844 [PubMed]
Source: Oncotarget - Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncotarget Source Type: research
Two lots of transdermal patches from the Fentanyl Transdermal System for pain management are being voluntarily recalled by the manufacturer because of product mislabeling.News Alerts
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Alert Source Type: news
Publication date: Available online 22 April 2019Source: Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case ReportsAuthor(s): Godwin TuryasinguraAbstractA 23 year old Ugandan, Black, Mukiga, mother of two presented to us one year after delivery with severe lower abdominal pain, failure to pass urine, slight vaginal bleeding and a mass protruding from her vagina. Vaginal examination revealed she had a prolapsed urethral mucosa which was undergoing ischemic necrosis. Her condition was successfully treated by surgical excision of the prolapsed mucosa. The patient had no urinary, genital or other symptoms at 6 weeks, 6 months and at one and half years follow up.
Source: Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports - Category: Surgery Source Type: research
ConclusionsAlthough the results did not show any relationship between forms of plica remnants and primary disease type, all patients diagnosed with suprapatellar plica syndrome showed complete septum type suprapatellar plicae. A large population study is required in the future.
Source: Asia-Pacific Journal of Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy, Rehabilitation and Technology - Category: Sports Medicine Source Type: research
Conditions:   Burns;   Pain, Acute;   Anxiety Interventions:   Behavioral: VRH;   Behavioral: VR Sponsor:   University Hospital of Liege Not yet recruiting
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Condition:   Chronic Pain Intervention:   Behavioral: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) bibliotherapy for chronic pain Sponsor:   Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conditions:   Osteo Arthritis Knee;   Pain, Chronic;   Inflammation Intervention:   Device: Photobiomodulation Sponsor:   University of Sao Paulo Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
NSAIDs are effective pain relievers, but might their use lead to delayed bone fracture healing?Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news
ConclusionIAI, SSNB, and the combination treatments are reliable and effective treatment modalities that provide pain relief and an increase in shoulder passive ROMs in HSP.
Source: Neurological Sciences - Category: Neurology Source Type: research
Jennifer Alba sifts through the boxes of photographs and documents. It's a collection of what once was, and what her life has become. A mother sorting through pain.
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