Month: August 2017

Inflexxion to exhibit and present at PAINWeek 2017

Inflexxion will be exhibiting and presenting at this year’s PAINWeek conference at the Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas from September 5-9, 2017. Visit us at booth #405 to learn more about the new PainCAS 3.0: Clinical Assessment System, featuring improved workflows and electronic versions of the new SOAPP-8 and COMM-9 – brief forms of the SOAPP-R and COMM. We will be presenting as part of a… Read more »

Article: Electronic Opioid Risk Assessment Program for Chronic Pain Patients

Electronic Opioid Risk Assessment Program for Chronic Pain Patients: Barriers and Benefits of Implementation A preliminary assessment program known as Pain Assessment Interview Network, Clinical Advisory System (PainCAS) was implemented in 2 pain centers over the course of 10 months, to understand the tool’s impact on opioid risk assessment documentation and clinical workflow. This article reviews how the implementation of an opioid risk electronic pain… Read more »

Characteristics of pain patients related to risk aberrant opioid medication behaviors

Based on a recent study, Inflexxion presented a poster presentation at the College on Problems of Drug Dependence (CPDD) Annual Conference.  Presented by Inflexxion’s Chief Science Officer, the poster titled, “Characteristics of pain patients related to risk aberrant opioid medication behaviors,” aimed to examine characteristics of patients evaluated for pain treatment, related to scores on… Read more »

Development and Validation of an Eight-Item Brief Form of the SOAPP-R (SOAPP-8)

Authors: Ryan A. Black, PhD, Stacey A. McCaffrey, PhD, Albert J. Villapiano, EdD, Robert N. Jamison, PhD, Stephen F. Butler, PhD Pain Medicine, pnx194, https://doi.org/10.1093/pm/pnx194 Published: 11 August 2017 Abstract Objective: Although the Screener and Opioid Assessment for Patients with Pain–Revised (SOAPP-R) has become a widely used screener for aberrant opioid-related behavior in adults, the length of the instrument may… Read more »