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This presentation will focus on mindfulness meditation as an approach to building resilience and will highlight the speaker’s findings regarding the neural mechanisms whereby mindfulness might improve pain by building brain resilience. (Recorded at PAINWeek 2017)

| Video

Life and age and stress all contribute to human beings incorrectly doing the most basic, natural function: breathing. Anthony Whitney, a licensed mental health counselor and biofeedback specialist, explains why.

| Article

The hot topic with respect to practitioner groups is there seems to be a lot of denouncing of the fact that there’s too much opioid use and everyone is looking for ideas to minimize these opioids. But one of the top suggestions that people will consider is maybe nonopioid and nonpharmacologic...

| Podcast

Myelopathie--spinal cord disorders--are associated with multiple medical conditions. Dr. Argoff provides an overview of the causes of myelopathy, and discusses differential diagnosis and options for treatment.

| Article

A study conducted at the Hospital for Special Surgery concludes that patient outcomes from total knee arthroplasty (TKA) may be substantially improved with a combination therapy consisting of peripheral nerve blocks added to routine periarticular injections. The investigative team reports that both...

| Podcast

This presentation will highlight common procedures used for pain reduction, their evidence base, and a basic description of how each procedure is performed. We will primarily review epidural steroid injections, facet joint blocks and denervation, sacroiliac joint injections and denervation,...

| Podcast

This presentation will highlight common procedures used for pain reduction, their evidence base, and a basic description of how each procedure is performed. We will primarily review epidural steroid injections, facet joint blocks and denervation, sacroiliac joint injections and denervation,...

| Article

A review published in the February 26 edition of Clinical Journal of Pain surveys findings from clinical studies of virtual reality (VR) for pain management during medical procedures including chemotherapy, burn management, surgery, and dental treatment, among others. The authors conclude that,...

| Video

Dr. Getson specializes in the treatment of patients with complex regional pain syndrome. In this segment, he discusses what we know (and don't) about the condition, outlines points and tools of diagnosis, and offers detail on the elements of successful multimodal treatment. Early recognition is the...

| Article

In a new white paper entitled “The Science Behind Biosimilars—Entering a New Era of Biologic Therapy”, the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) advocates for the incorporation of biosimilar medications into clinicians’ treatment strategies for their patients with rheumatic diseases. In 2009, the...

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