Pain

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Abstract Number: 129

BRIDGING SCLERODERMA PATIENTS TO PALLIATIVE CARE: ASSESSING PAIN IN RHEUMATOLOGY CLINIC

Background: Chronic pain is a healthcare problem that significantly affects the physical and mental health of patients and impact their quality of life. It can complicate many disorders and represents a common symptom of rheumatologic [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:18:47+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Other, Research|Comments Off on BRIDGING SCLERODERMA PATIENTS TO PALLIATIVE CARE: ASSESSING PAIN IN RHEUMATOLOGY CLINIC

HM2018 Abstract Number: 893

SPONTANEOUS ONSET OF COMPLEX REGIONAL PAIN SYNDROME (TYPE 1)

Case Presentation: A 44-year-old Hispanic male presented with a two-month history of sudden onset, severe left lower extremity burning pain associated with edema, erythema, and intermittent paresthesia, limiting his daily activities. His symptoms were initially [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:24:25+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on SPONTANEOUS ONSET OF COMPLEX REGIONAL PAIN SYNDROME (TYPE 1)

HM2016 Abstract Number: 216

Awakenings? Patient and Hospital Staff Perceptions of Nighttime Disruptions and Their Impact on Patient Sleep

Background: Despite the importance of sleep to recovery from acute illness and the patient experience, hospitalizations are far from restful. Currently, Medicare focuses on noise, but other disruptions to patient sleep such as lab draws, [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Quality Improvement, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on Awakenings? Patient and Hospital Staff Perceptions of Nighttime Disruptions and Their Impact on Patient Sleep

HM2016 Abstract Number: 87

“The Same Thing I Did at Home, but It’s Only Here.” a Qualitative Study of Hospital Experiences of Patients with Chronic Pain

Background: Pain remains a major concern for medically hospitalized adults, and pain treatment is a focus of hospital quality reporting and improvement efforts. Pharmacologic treatment during hospitalization for acute pain and cancer pain rest on [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Other, Research Abstracts|Comments Off on “The Same Thing I Did at Home, but It’s Only Here.” a Qualitative Study of Hospital Experiences of Patients with Chronic Pain