H.R. 1010 and s.204, the “right-to-try” laws, will endorse and protect quackery and snake oil in general, and allow pharmaceutical companies to sell unproven products. So the opposite of science-based medicine. Dr. David Gorski: ‘Right-to-try’ laws are a cruel sham that purport to allow terminally ill patients access to promising experimental drugs. In reality, they […]
• Hypnosis can be combined with education in patients with chronic low back pain.• The addition of hypnosis improves pain intensity, disability, and catastrophizing.• The beneficial effects are enhanced, at least in the short and medium-term.• The intervention can be offered in group settings.
Hypnosis Enhances the Effects of Pain Education in Patients with […]
Twitter user “Waluigi Simulator” (no, I don’t know what that means either) has chronic pain and gets a little tired of being asked “But have you tried ____?”. Like everyone with chronic pain or illness… ME: ha ha sucks living with chronic pain sometimes RANDOM STRANGERS: but have you tried– ME, suddenly holding like 6 […]
• The FLACC scale is reliable and sensitive to procedural pain in young children• The FLACC scale may not be specific for procedural pain assessment• Circumstances of procedure interfere with application of the FLACC scale
The Psychometric Properties of the FLACC Scale Used to Assess Procedural Pain.
Orginally Published At: Pain Journal