'It's like being burned alive' - student unable to escape pain due to 'horrible' condition
AFTER sustaining what seemed like a "normal" injury to his wrist, 19-year-old Jack Puttock from Hitchin, in Hertfordshire, was diagnosed with complex regional pain syndrome , a condition that causes "persistent severe and debilitating pain". (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Jolly Good to study VR therapy for chronic pain in Japan
The research targets people with complex regional pain syndrome, post-stroke pain, and other pain-induced conditions. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - December 16, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

The Adaptation of the IASP CRPS Diagnostic Criteria The Adaptation of the IASP CRPS Diagnostic Criteria
A consensus group of experts proposes updates to the new ICD-11 text regarding complex regional pain syndrome.Pain (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Screening, Diagnostic Tools for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Screening, Diagnostic Tools for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
What tools are available for screening and diagnosis of complex regional pain syndrome in children and adults?Pain (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Role of affective instability on suicidal risk in complex regional pain syndrome: a diary approach (preliminary report) - Jeong S, An J, Cho S.
BACKGROUND: Many patients with complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) have been known to be at risk of suicide, due to severe pain and its comorbid conditions. The risk of suicide may be associated with affective instability, which is an indicator of emot... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Vitamin D Levels May Impact Occurrence of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome After Fracture
No abstract available (Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter)
Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter - November 22, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Perspective Source Type: news

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Type 1, CRPS)
Title: Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Type 1, CRPS)Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/16/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - November 16, 2020 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

What Causes Joint Pain?
DiscussionMusculoskeletal problems are common problems in pediatric practice with up to 15% of acute care visits being for this problem. Joint pain is a common concern for families but the differential diagnosis is extensive and needs thoughtful consideration. History is a key to discerning the potential diagnosis but also in guiding the physical examination and laboratory examination. Family history especially for systemic diseases should be considered. On physical examination all joints should be examined include sacroiliac and temporomandibular joints. Is this arthritis or arthralgia? Distinction between inflammatory...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - October 26, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Goldsmith who made jewels for Princess Diana left in constant pain 'like childbirth'
Tony Bellingham, from Bromley, London, suffers from complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), a rare and unusual condition that has been dubbed 'the suicide disease'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 20, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Role of Autoantibodies in Complex Regional Pain Syndrome The Role of Autoantibodies in Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
This animal study examined the cellular basis of pain in complex regional pain syndrome using behavioral and electrophysiological methods.Pain (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about RSD
Reflex sympathetic dystrophy, or RSD, is a nerve disorder that affects pain regulation. Here, learn about the symptoms and treatment options. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pain / Anesthetics Source Type: news

Twelve children brave a military fun run to raise £2,000 for their teacher with 'suicide disease'
Amy Pohl, 26, worked at Rugby Primary Free School for two years when it opened its doors five years ago. She had to stop working because of her complex regional pain syndrome. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kayaker, 22, who has her right leg amputated after an accident in the water six years ago
Helena Stone, of north London, developed complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), dubbed 'suicide disease', after a kayaking accident six years ago. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Common is Restless Legs Syndrome in Children?
Discussion Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is also known as Willis-Ekbom disease. RLS is a clinical diagnosis with criteria being: 1. An urge to move the legs usually accompanied by uncomfortable and unpleasant sensations in the lower extremities (Note: sometimes other body parts can be affected) 2. The urge to move begins or worsens when sitting or lying down 3. The urge to move is partially or totally relieved by movement (Note: relief by activity may not be noticable if severely affected but must have been previously present) 4. The urge to move the legs and any accompanying unpleasant sensations during rest or in activ...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - June 10, 2019 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

When hair loss and fast-growing nails could be signs of a serious condition doctors often miss 
Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), a severe and persistent condition affecting the limbs. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news