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American Pain Society (APS) 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting

May 17 - 20, 2017; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

May 17 - 20, 2017 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • APS 'Power Over Pain' Intervention Tackles Perception of Cancer Pain The three-component intervention called Power Over Pain - Coaching provides tools to promote the perception of pain control and improve function in African American patients with cancer pain.
  • APS Opioid Oversupply Common After Surgery Most patients have unused opioid pills after treatment of surgical pain, while few report awareness of proper storage or disposal practices.
  • APS Brain Stimulation Helps Kick Chronic Knee Pain Transcranial direct-current stimulation provides benefit over sham stimulation in reducing pain associated with knee osteoarthritis, randomized results show.

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