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Opioids are commonly used for pain relief, but these often come with undesirable side effects, like nausea, constipation, respiratory depression and falls.

 

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March 1, 2019 in Acute/Surgical Pain, ON-Q, Opioids, Patient Experience, Posts

The Truth Shouldn’t Hurt

The Truth Shouldn't Hurt But choosing the wrong non-opioid postoperative therapy can. FACT-CHECKING THE NEW “LONG-ACTING LOCALS” (LALs). While the urgency to find opioid-sparing pain relief for the post-op setting…
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February 4, 2019 in Chronic Pain, Coolief, Patient Experience, Practice

Ultrasound of the Knee Technique

The First to Bring Ultrasound-Guided Cooled RF to the Knee* * with level 1 clinical data Finally, physicians can manage long-term relief of OA knee pain with an ultrasound-guided procedure…
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December 6, 2018 in Acute/Surgical Pain, Patient Experience, Posts

Highlights from ACOG’s Guidelines — Treating Pain after C-section

Highlights from ACOG’s Guidelines — Treating Pain after C-section Watch how Fox 31 Denver featured ON-Q as a way for hospitals to reduce opioid use for new moms after c-sections.…
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October 31, 2018 in Chronic Pain, Coolief, Patient Experience, Practice

Extend Pain Relief

Extend the reach of pain relief COOLIEF* Cooled RF: New Ultrasound Guided Technique for OA Knee Pain UP TO 12 months of pain relief. Contact a sales rep today to…
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July 19, 2018 in Acute/Surgical Pain, Chronic Pain, Education, HCP Support, Hospital, ON-Q, Opioids, Ortho, Patient Experience, Posts, Practice

Besides Addiction, Opioids Have Lots of Negative Side Effects

Besides Addiction, Opioids Have Lots of Negative Side Effects According to the Mayo Clinic, an estimated 5 to 8 million Americans use opioids for chronic pain. That’s a lot of…
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July 19, 2018 in Chronic Pain, Coolief, Education, HCP Support, Opioids, Patient Experience, Practice

The Value of Shared Decision-Making in the Management of Chronic Pain

The Value of Shared Decision-Making in the Management of Chronic Pain The management of chronic pain often relies heavily on physician-directed treatment decisions, rather than shared decision-making and patient participation.…
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