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STAINES, England, February 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Decision to Reimburse Qutenza(TM) (capsaicin 8% w/w dermal patch) by Sweden's Dental and Pharmaceutical Benefits Agency (Tand-och Lakemedelsformansverket) Gives new Option to Patients Living With Difficult-to-Treat Condition Patients in Sweden living with peripheral neuropathic pain are set to gain access to a new treatment option which can provide pain relief for up to three months following a single 30- or 60-minute...
Spinal Cord and Peripheral Nerve Stimulation Relieve Patient "Drug Fog" NEW YORK, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Afflicting countless people worldwide, chronic pain is a largely misunderstood and under-treated disease that forever alters the lives of more than 50 million Americans each year.
SEATTLE, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office granted a patent today to Bellacure, Inc.
BRISTOL, Tenn., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- King PharmaceuticalsÂ®, Inc.
There are a various forms of chronic facial pain, ranging from the mildly unpleasant to the excruciating and debilitating.
GLENVIEW, Ill., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Pain Medicine Position Paper published by leaders of the American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM), reveals businesses lose $61 billion annually due to ineffective pain care and the lack of optimal pain care delivery.
Despite twenty years of research on the use of electrostimulation techniques (TENS) for treatment of osteoarthritis in the knee, researchers still cannot say whether it reduces pain or physical disability.
Imagine that you're working on your back porch, hammering in a nail. Suddenly you slip and hit your thumb instead â€” hard. The pain is incredibly intense, but it only lasts a moment. After a few seconds (and a few unprintable words) you're ready to start hammering again.
Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy (ESWL) is the noninvasive treatment of kidney stones, stones in the gallbladder as well as calcium build ups in the liver using acoustic pulses. Procedure A lithotriptor breaks up the calcium stones without damage being done to the patient through the use of high-intensity, externally-applied, focused acoustic pulses. By laying the patient down on their back and placing a water-filled coupling device under the back at the level of the kidneys, the...
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- In medicine, cauterization.