February 5, 2016
Study finds new opioid use high among adults with COPD, raising safety concerns in this vulnerable population.
February 2, 2016
This article analyzes use of lumbar spine magnetic resonance imaging in a national sample of patients with low back pain.
December 29, 2015
An accompanying editorial says doctors are not irresponsible; they lack access to information about patients'prior overdoses.
December 18, 2015
The statistics are alarming: 61% of all drug overdose deaths in 2014 are from opioid drugs or heroin, which have been called "chemical cousins."
December 15, 2015
Patients with abdominal or back pain identified 21 outcomes important to them, but the reported outcomes are quite different from the symptom and function outcomes studied by researchers.