In this literature review, the authors discuss the pathophysiology of both acute and chronic neuropsychiatric sequelae of concussions, plus the evaluation and management of these.
Dr Stefan Friedrichsdorf discusses what makes the Children’s Minnesota Hospital stand out, including its Comfort Promise and approach to pediatric pain.
In this paper, the authors provide a comprehensive summary of the existing validity literature for four commonly used and studied NCATs and lay the groundwork for future investigations.
In this case report, the authors present a patient who received ECT for somatic symptom disorder with significant improvement in pain & gastrointestinal symptoms.
In this study, the authors investigate the full extent of adverse effects resulting from use of multiple analgesics & their impact on QoL in the lay population.
Natsume et al. summarize approaches with adoptive immunotherapies using genetically modified T cells, which have been improved by enhancing their antitumor activity, and discuss strategies to further develop these therapies.
This special report argues that many patients with chronic pain may not be significantly impacted by psychological factors, and that for those who are, cognitive–behavioral therapy is the treatment of choice.
Diagnosis of cSAH is challenging given its subtle findings, and management is empiric as there are only a few case series in literature – in this case report, Mao, Addess and Valsamis report a case of cortical subarachnoid hemorrhage (cSAH) and discuss its management
Is biofeedback an effective intervention for the treatment of chronic low back pain? In this commentary, the authors describe biofeedback for chronic low back pain and summarize current research on biofeedback to address key questions.
How can parental physiological response be used as an additional measure of parental experience? This review examines cardiac responses as common indices of stress and emotional responding and reviews extant literature examining parental cardiac responses in the pediatric pain context.