Latest William Breitbart Stories

2010-12-16 14:35:50

While many studies have looked at the treatment of chronic pain from the patient's perspective, there has been little research on those who provide care for chronic pain.

2010-11-30 16:05:00

DENVER, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- P/SL has expanded its Blood Cancer Program with the creation of the Colorado Blood Cancer Institute (CBCI) and the expansion of the Rocky Mountain Blood and Marrow Transplant Program (RMBMTP).HealthONE and Presbyterian/St.

2010-11-15 20:04:36

A new national survey conducted by researchers from Indiana University and the Regenstrief Institute has found that while palliative care may be available for those with dementia, there are significant barriers to providing or receiving services to relieve the pain, eating difficulties and other symptoms associated with dementia.

2010-11-09 20:34:03

Younger adult cancer patients have the most difficulty coping with the pain and emotional issues of cancer, in spite of their potentially better survival odds.

2010-11-04 08:32:00

Physicians from 14 nations receive intensive training in palliative care November 6 - 13 SAN DIEGO, Nov. 4, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When Dr.

2010-11-01 07:00:00

BLOOMINGTON, Minn., Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Psychiatric Association (APA) has selected the Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement's (ICSI, www.icsi.org) DIAMOND program as the winner of its 2010 Gold Award for community-based program.

2010-10-28 11:55:00

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The truth is...not all pain is created equal. Acute pain is where it all begins. Lasting for several months, acute pain is typically treated with rest, time and medication. For many, that is enough.

2010-10-27 06:30:00

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Laboratories, a leading provider of therapeutic drug monitoring and education to physicians and staff treating chronic pain, has announced the launch of a new national research center, the Millennium Research Institute (MRI).

2010-10-08 12:00:00

The International Program at The Institute for Palliative Medicine educates worldwide SAN DIEGO, Oct.

Word of the Day
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.