Call for Caution in Using the Pain DETECT Questionnaire for Patient Stratifi cation Without Additional Clinical Assessments: Comment on the Article by Soni et al

Arthritis&Rheumatology, Volume 71, Issue 7, Page 1201-1202, July 2019.
Source: Arthritis and Rheumatology - Category: Rheumatology Authors: Tags: Letters Source Type: research

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Sammy Margo, a physiotherapist in North London, and Dr Rod Hughes, a consultant rheumatologist, give the lowdown on gadgets and remedies for the pain. We then rated them.
Source: the Mail online | Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Conditions:   Chronic Pain;   Low Back Pain;   Fibromyalgia;   Upper Extremity Dysfunction;   Complex Regional Pain Syndromes;   Phantom Limb Pain;   Rheumatoid Arthritis;   Carpal Tunnel Syndrome;   Repetitive Strain Injury Intervention:   Device: Karuna Labs Virtual Reality Software Sponsor:   Karuna Labs Inc. Enrolling by invitation
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
ConclusionsIn our study, based on clinical practice, a sustained VLDA was achieved in 17.5% and a sustained remission according to the DAPSA criteria in 30% of patients with PsA.
Source: Rheumatology and Therapy - Category: Rheumatology Source Type: research
(Natural News) There is a system within the human body that regulates pain and modulates the immune system. This little-known system of the body is a major gateway for regulating inflammation in the cells. This body system is often left out of human anatomy textbooks. This system is like a door that connects the nervous...
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(Natural News) Regular physical exercise offers many health benefits. But even something as simple as 10 minutes of brisk walking daily can help prevent disability in older adults with arthritis pain. According to a study published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, brisk walking can also help lower their risk of suffering from pain or stiffness in...
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Authors: Karabay O, Güçlü E, Şimşek A, Okan HD, Öğütlü A, Coşgun Y, Menemenlioğlu D Abstract The frequency of travel-related infections in the world has increased due to the easily and widespread use of travel facilities in the 21st century. Vector-borne diseases are an important part of infectious diseases. Dengue fever is one of the travel-related infections that has been reported increasingly in recent years through the development of diagnostic methods. The aim of this report was to present two Dengue fever cases originating from travel. There was a story of mosquito bite du...
Source: Mikrobiyoloji Bulteni - Category: Microbiology Tags: Mikrobiyol Bul Source Type: research
ConclusionThis study demonstrates that a dual offset tapered stem achieved excellent survivorship and stability, as well as good clinical outcome scores with minimal thigh pain and stress shielding in patients with arthritis and developmental dysplasia of the hip; a dual offset tapered stem may be a suitable option for primary total hip arthroplasty in this group.
Source: International Orthopaedics - Category: Orthopaedics Source Type: research
A first-of-its-kind FDA approval represents a major win for Zimmer Biomet and, most importantly, the field of scoliosis treatment. Called The Tether – Vertebral Body Tethering System, the device is intended to treat growing children and adolescents whose spinal curves are approaching or have reached the range where surgical treatment is an option. It is intended to correct the most common form of scoliosis (idiopathic scoliosis) that has not responded to conservative treatment options, such as external bracing. “This decision takes an innovative surgical approach, vertebral body tetherin...
Source: MDDI - Category: Medical Devices Authors: Tags: Orthopedics Implants Source Type: news
Authors: Safran MR, Bedi A, Byrd JWT, Guanche CA, Ilizaliturri V, Lynch TS, Martin HD, Matsuda DK, McCarthy JC, Philippon MJ, Sampson TG, Suarez-Ahedo C Abstract Hip arthroscopy is one of the most rapidly growing areas in orthopaedic surgery because of increased awareness of nonarthritic hip pathologies, advanced imaging modalities, and advanced techniques to reproducibly manage nonarthritic hip pathologies within a deep soft-tissue envelope and a constrained joint. In addition, more academic medical centers are providing residents with education on hip arthroscopy, and many hip preservation fellowships and courses...
Source: Instructional Course Lectures - Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Instr Course Lect Source Type: research
Authors: Jupiter JB, Nunez FA, Nunez F, Fernandez DL, Shin AY Abstract Although perilunate injuries represent only 5% of all carpal injuries, they compose a spectrum of devastating complex wrist injuries. Perilunate injuries result from high-energy trauma to the wrist and may be associated with multiple fractures, dislocations, and ligament injuries. Although the diagnosis of a perilunate injury is made via radiographic assessment, missed diagnosis occurs in 25% of patients with a perilunate injury. Immediate diagnosis of perilunate injuries is critical to optimize patient outcomes. Closed reduction of perilunate i...
Source: Instructional Course Lectures - Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Instr Course Lect Source Type: research
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