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2014-10-22 08:32:56

Pain Insights, Inc. releases a comprehensive market research study on the impact of hydrocodone rescheduling, Zohydro(TM) ER, and abuse-deterrent formulations on prescribers and the pain market. FAIRFIELD, N.J., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rescheduling of hydrocodone combination products (HCPs) will impel a major transformation in the pain market, according to a new primary market research study by Pain Insights, Inc., a firm providing market research and consultation exclusively in the...

2014-10-22 08:31:01

Results indicate Zalviso controlled moderate-to-severe acute pain following abdominal surgery better than placebo, with similar side effect profile REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACRX) today announced that results from the IAP310 study have been published in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (RAPM), a peer-reviewed journal with broad, multidisciplinary readership. IAP310 was a randomized, placebo-controlled, Phase 3...

2014-10-21 08:34:57

World's First 32-contact SCS Surgical Leads Designed to Provide More Focused Pain Relief for Patients with Chronic Pain MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and CE Mark approval for the CoverEdge(TM) 32 and CoverEdge(TM) X 32 Surgical Leads, the world's first 32-contact surgical leads designed to blanket the spinal cord for unprecedented pain coverage. Designed for use with...

2014-10-21 08:34:43

ROSEMONT, Ill., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Foundation for PM&R will present over $100,000 in research grant awards on Saturday, November 15 during the AAPM&R Annual Assembly in San Diego. Mallinckrodt Acute Pain Management Research Grant -- Venu Akuthota, MD (University of Colorado, Denver), "Correlation of PROMIS Short Form to Legacy Functional and Pain Outcome Measures in Individuals undergoing Spinal Interventions for Acute Low Back Pain...

2014-10-15 23:08:53

Dr. Steven Shoshany, a chiropractor in New York City, recently started offering custom made orthotics, using 3D printing technology. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Dr. Steven Shoshany, a chiropractor in New York City, recently started offering custom made orthotics, using 3D printing technology. Dr. Steven Shoshany has been an advocate for the application of new techniques and technologies to the treatment of musculoskeletal pain and injuries. He has been helping bring many...

2014-10-15 08:31:27

Treatments often are ineffective, creating fear of addiction with little pain relief. RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Americans with chronic pain say that current treatments using prescription painkillers do not work, leading to years of intense suffering, thoughts of suicide and often dependence on the medications, according to a new national survey sponsored by the Center for Public Advocacy at the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation....

2014-10-13 23:00:35

PAINWeekEnd Irvine presents a full day of pain management CME and takes place on Saturday, October 25 at the Irvine Marriott. Montclair, NJ (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 There are 116 million people in pain. There are 4,000 pain specialists. That’s 29,000 patients per pain specialist. There are simply not enough pain specialists to go around. What can primary care clinicians do to meet the challenges of this growing public health issue? Attend PAINWeekEnd Irvine on Saturday, October 25, at...

2014-10-10 12:24:55

Coalition Dedicated to Advancing Standards of Care for Treatment of Patients with Chronic Pain WASHINGTON, Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Excellence in Medication Monitoring (CEMM) - the leading voice of the medication monitoring clinical laboratory industry- has elected Robert Garvey, CEO of Dominion Diagnostics, to serve as its new Chairman. Dominion Diagnostics is a national medication and substance use monitoring company and a founding member of...

2014-10-10 08:24:02

Partnership allows Results Physiotherapy to scale its innovative approach to manual therapy and recovery; Expands Sterling Partners' portfolio of outcomes-focused healthcare companies CHICAGO and FRANKLIN, Tenn., Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicago-based Sterling Partners, a leading growth-oriented private equity firm with approximately $5 billion of assets under management, is pleased to announce its partnership with Results Physiotherapy, a leading provider of outpatient physical...

2014-10-09 16:27:12

Stagnation in the Total Pain Market During the Next Fifteen Years Masks Underlying Changes in Market Dynamics, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the overall pain market will maintain $38 billion in sales in 2028 across the major pharmaceutical markets (United States, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the United Kingdom, and Japan); the loss of sales due to the generic entry of several...


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  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.