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32nd Annual Bonica Lecture Video with Keith A. Wailoo, PhD

Dr. Gerald Gebhart
Dr. Keith A. Wailoo

Keith A. Wailoo, PhD, Townsend Martin Professor of History and Public Affairs at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton gave the 32nd Annual Bonica Lecture, Pain: A Political History. This year, the lecture coincided with the 100th anniversary of Dr. Bonica’s birth, and both Dr. Wailoo’s lecture and his book by the same title discuss at length Dr. Bonica’s influence on the field of Pain Medicine as well as lessons which can be learned by examining the history and politics of chronic pain treatment in the United States and around the world. The lecture can be viewed in full here.

Click here to see Dr. Wailoo speaking on C-SPAN about Pain: A Political History.

Posted: June 16, 2017

Participate in CREATE-1 CRPS Study

Researchers at the University of Washington are currently enrolling participants for the CREATE-1 Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) Study. CREATE-1 is a phase 3 clinical trial of an oral bisphosphonate (AXS-02) that may help improve CRPS symptoms. Eligible participants will receive the investigational medication (oral bisphosphonate) or placebo once weekly for 6 weeks.

If you choose to join the study, you will receive all study-related care at no cost, and your CRPS condition and overall health will be closely monitored by a CRPS specialist and study staff.

For more information, click here.

Posted: Mar. 31, 2017

How Chronic Pain Treatment Falls Short of Patient-Centered Care

Posted: May 19. 27, 2017

Pain Center Crisis: How the Healthcare Community Coped

Dr. Brett Stacey speaks with Clinical Pain Advisor about responses after the closure of the Seattle Pain Center in 2016.

Posted: Mar. 27, 2017

Chronic Pain- managing it without high-dose opioids

Posted: Mar. 17, 2017

How to provide effective pain treatment

Dr. David Tauben spoke with The Journal of Family Practice editor, Marya Ostrowski about refining care provided to patients with chronic pain.

Posted: Jan. 23, 2017

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