Month: September 2015

Same Opioid, Same Patient Type, Same Response?

An article by Kevin L. Zacharoff, MD Dr. Zacharoff is a licensed, board-certified anesthesiologist with more than 25 years of clinical experience in anesthesiology and pain medicine, and has served as a consultant in the pain management field for 10 years. As Inflexxion’s Vice President of Medical Affairs, he has guided the development of a… Read more »

Patterns of abuse of hydrocodone combination products: Results from an Internet survey of recreational drug users

Theresa A. Cassidy, MPH, Natasha K. Oyedele, MPH, Jared Beaumont, MPH, Stephen F. Butler, PhD Presented at PAINWeek 2015 See our poster for “Patterns of abuse of hydrocodone combination products: Results from an Internet survey of recreational drug users” here Summary: Researchers conducted this study to examine the progression of hydrocodone combination products (HCP) abuse, routes of administration, and… Read more »

September is Pain Awareness Month

September is Pain Awareness Month. This busy month is marked by a variety of different initiatives and activities, all with the goal of promoting education, advocacy and awareness about chronic pain in order to break down the barriers to effective pain management. Under-treatment of pain is a significant public health issue with far-reaching impact. With… Read more »