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The challenges of screening for at-risk orthopaedic patients addicted to pain management ROSEMONT, Ill., May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United States makes up less than five percent
Topical BioMedics is hosting its free monthly pain management webinar on Tuesday, May 12th, focusing on the topic “What You need to Know about Fibromyalgia.” The webinar will be streamed live
ROSEMONT, Ill., May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Shock wave therapy may relieve symptoms in up to 65 percent of patients suffering from chronic
LONDON, May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Pain Management Devices in US$ Thousands.
Survey shows living with orthopedic pain means managing a life of restrictions and drugs have become the new “normal” Freeport, Grand Bahama (PRWEB) May
Barriers to optimal management of chronic non-cancer pain in primary care are numerous.
Research by Accomplished Boston Medical Team Seeks Validation for Patient Suffering CHESTNUT HILL, Mass., May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A paper to be published in the
Four of Eight Medicare Contractors now cover MIS SIJ Fusion SAN JOSE, Calif., May 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SI-BONE, Inc., a medical device company that pioneered the use of the iFuse
Meditech's Claim Denial Rate Under 10% Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 30, 2015 The DME MAC Jurisdiction A recently completed a widespread prepayment
New findings about the benefits of minimally-invasive surgery techniques are revealed by Dr.
Cryosurgery is the use of extreme cold to remove unhealthy and irregular tissues from the body. Cryosurgery is a non-invasive form of surgery that leaves hardly any scarring, has a low cost and minimal pain. When to Use Cryosurgery Cryosurgery has commonly been used to treat a lot of skin conditions; malignant and benign. It is also used to treat warts, moles, skin tags, solar keratosis, and Morton’s Neuroma. Liver cancer, prostate cancer, lung cancer, oral cancers, cervical disorders...
Cold Compression Therapy is used to reduce pain and edema (swelling) for instances such as soft tissue injuries, strains, sprains, or post-surgical therapy. As the name suggests, the therapy includes the application of cold (cryotherapy) but also includes the principles of R.I.C.E. (Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation). Cryotherapy, application of cold or ice to the painful area, lowers the metabolic rate of the tissue and prevents further injury to the site from the inflammatory...
Cystoscopy is a medical procedure to explore the bladder with a cytoscope, a small camera with magnification. The bladder is accessed by the cytoscope through the urethra. This procedure is used as a diagnostic tool for the medical provider. Reasons for Procedure There are several complaints from patients that would make this procedure a consideration of the medical provider. Patients that present with chronic urinary tract infections, decrease in bladder control, abnormal urine...
Heat therapy is a treatment in the medical field to relieve pain and improve over health. It can be a therapy used only once, repeatedly in rehabilitation sessions, or as part of an after-care routine in sports medicine. It can be delivered in many forms with success in all. How the Heat Helps As heat is introduced to the area, the temperature will increase beginning from the outer layer and moving deeper into the tissues. After the change in temperature, the blood vessels in the area of...
Palpation is a technique used by a physician or medical provider during a physical examination. By placing hands on a patient, data can be gathered that is otherwise unknown by visualization only. What Information it Provides Information such as the temperature of the skin, the moistness or dryness of the skin, the shape of a structure, the location of pain, the radiation of the pain, the quality of function, strength of a structure, amount of swelling, sensation, circulation and so...
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