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Could High Pollen Levels Trigger Urologic Pain?

Pollen May Trigger Urologic Chronic Pelvic Pain Flares

Pollen count increases associated with UCPPS flares in individuals who also have allergies or respiratory tract disorders

ASA: Cannabis Users May Need More Anesthesia During Surgery

Therapeutic Suggestions During General Anesthesia Cut Pain

Therapeutic suggestions played through earphones during general anesthesia can reduce postop pain, opioid use

Purdue Pharma Pleads Guilty Over Role in U.S. Opioid Epidemic

Little Change Seen in Rx of Opioids for Those at Risk for Misuse

After CDC guideline publication, there was a 14 percent decrease in oxycodone prescriptions, but not for other Schedule II opioids

Global Need High for Rehabilitation Services

Musculoskeletal disorders contributed most to prevalence; highest need for rehabilitation services seen in Western Pacific region

Patient Expectations for Lumbar Surgery Often Too High

Surgeons more accurate at predicting two-year follow-up outcomes

Preoperative Mental State Associated With Postoperative Pain

Presurgery depression, anxiety, catastrophizing tied to more pain after joint replacement surgery

CDC: 20.4 Percent of U.S. Adults Had Chronic Pain in 2019

Chronic pain and high-impact chronic pain higher among women, adults ages 65 years and older

American Society of Anesthesiologists, Oct. 2-5

ANESTHESIOLOGY 2020 The annual meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists was held virtually this year from Oct. 2 to 5 and attracted...
Neonates with prolonged arterial line/central venous line use have fewer skin breaks and have significantly larger thalamic volumes early in life compared with those with restricted line use

Skin Breaks Drop With Prolonged AL/CVL Use in Neonates

Larger thalamic volumes seen with prolonged arterial line, central venous line use and fewer skin breaks
Most older adults using cannabis report initiating use after the age of 60 years primarily to treat pain

Cannabis Use Common in Older Adults

Most indicate using after age 60 years for medical purposes