The Latest Clinical Articles in Pain Management

1Comparison of four different pain relief methods during hysterosalpingography: A randomized controlled study,Pain Research and Management, March 31, 2015  Clinical Article
2Efficacy of wound analgesia for controlling post-thoracotomy pain: a randomized double-blind study European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, March 31, 2015  Clinical Article
3The effect of an acupressure backrest on pain and disability in office workers with chronic low back pain: A randomized, controlled studyComplementary Therapies in Medicine, March 31, 2015  Clinical Article
4Effect of primary care - based education on reassurance in patients with acute low back pain systematic review and meta-analysisJAMA Internal Medicine, March 31, 2015  Clinical Article  Evidence Based Medicine  Review Article
5Pilot study of exercise therapy on painful diabetic peripheral neuropathyPain Medicine, March 31, 2015  Clinical Article
6Dry-needling and exercise for chronic whiplash-associated disorders: a randomized single-blind placebo-controlled trialPain, March 31, 2015  Clinical Article
7Turn-amplitude analysis as a diagnostic test for myofascial syndrome in patients with chronic pelvic pain,Pain Research and Management, March 31, 2015  Clinical Article
8Transforaminal endoscopic treatment of lumbar radiculopathy after instrumented lumbar spine fusionPain Physician, March 31, 2015  Full Text  Clinical Article
9Usefulness of early rule-in and rule-out biomarker protocols to estimate ischemia-induced myocardial injury in early chest pain presentersThe American Journal of Cardiology, March 31, 2015  Clinical Article
10Pulsed radiofrequency for chronic inguinal neuralgiaPain Physician, March 31, 2015  Full Text  Clinical Article

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