PAIN+ CPN

There are 38 Evidence Summaries available


# Declarative Title Published
1 Doctor, I have pain due to a recent leg injury from a sports activity. What can you recommend for treatment?
Patient Summary
2020/10/03
2 Doctor, I have chronic pain, should I try acupuncture?
Patient Summary
2020/07/01
3 Doctor, I have chronic pain. Are opioid medications more likely to reduce my pain than non-opioid medications?
Patient Summary
2020/07/01
4 Doctor, I have plantar heel pain. Is it better for me to consider foot orthoses or corticosteroid injection to treat my pain?
Patient Summary
2019/08/14
5 Doctor, I have chronic pain with anxiety and/or depression. Will it help me to try transdiagnostic emotion-focused exposure treatment?
Patient Summary
2019/07/23
6 I have chronic joint pain. Will therapeutic ultrasound help me to manage my pain?
Patient Summary
2019/06/27
7 Doctor, I have diabetic peripheral neuropathic pain. Will duloxetine or pregabalin help me to manage it?
Patient Summary
2019/06/11
8 I have chronic neck pain. Would it help me to add interferential current stimulation to my physiotherapy?
Patient Summary
2019/06/11
9 Doctor, I have knee osteoarthritis. What are the side effects of the treatments available to me?
Patient Summary
2019/05/29
10 I have chronic low back pain. Will it help me to have spinal manipulative therapy?
Patient Summary
2019/05/01
11 I am an older adult with dementia experiencing chronic pain. Will psychosocial interventions help me to manage and reduce my pain?
Patient Summary
2019/03/29
12 Doctor, I have musculoskeletal pain. Will motor imagery help me to reduce pain and improve my range of motion?
Patient Summary
2019/02/26
13 Doctor, I have been taking opioids for my chronic pain condition. I want to taper my dose. Will my pain get worse if I taper my opioids?
Patient Summary
2019/02/26
14 Doctor, I have subacromial pain. Will specific (targeted) exercises help me?
Patient Summary
2019/02/01
15 Doctor, I am taking opioids for my chronic pain condition, but I want to reduce my dose. Will electroacupuncture help me to reduce my opioid dose?
Patient Summary
2018/12/21
16 Doctor, I have persistent arm pain after my breast cancer treatment. Will myofascial techniques help to treat my pain?
Patient Summary
2018/12/21
17 Doctor, I have chronic pain. Will a patient-led Chronic Pain Self-Management Programme help me manage my symptoms?
Patient Summary
2018/12/21
18 Doctor, I have shoulder hand syndrome. Will adding acupuncture to my rehabilitation therapy help improve my symptoms?
Patient Summary
2018/12/21
19 Doctor, I have heard about a new psychological therapy, Emotional Awareness and Expression Therapy, for patients with fibromyalgia. Will that help me manage my symptoms?
Patient Summary
2018/08/30
20 Doctor, is medical marijuana an appropriate treatment for my child’s medical condition?
Patient Summary
2018/08/30
21 Doctor, I have chronic low back pain. Should I treat it with total disc replacement surgery or multidisciplinary rehabilitation?
Patient Summary
2018/07/26
22 I have chronic pain. Will cannabis help me manage my pain?
Patient Summary
2018/07/26
23 I have chronic pain. Will a remote pain management course help me manage my pain?
Patient Summary
2018/07/26
24 I have chronic pain, should I listen to music?
Patient Summary
2018/07/25
25 In people with cancer, music therapy reduces anxiety, depression, pain, and fatigue
GP Summary
2017/08/15
26 In people with chronic low back pain, selective nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs reduce pain
GP Summary
2017/08/14
27 Yoga reduces pain and disability at up to 1 year in people with low back pain
GP Summary
2017/08/14
28 In people with cancer, strong opioid painkillers do not differ from each other for pain relief or side effects
GP Summary
2017/08/14
29 NSAIDS, except naproxen, increase major coronary events; all NSAIDs increase heart failure and upper gastrointestinal complications
GP Summary
2017/08/14
30 Epidural corticosteroid injections have a small, short-term benefit for leg pain and disability in people with sciatica
GP Summary
2017/08/14
31 Several drugs reduce pain related to diabetic neuropathy in the short-term
GP Summary
2017/08/14
32 Drug treatments can help people with pain from damaged nerves (neuropathic pain)
GP Summary
2017/07/28
33 In people who have chest pain without a known cause, cognitive–behavioural therapy reduces pain in the short-term
GP Summary
2017/07/28
34 Corticosteroid injections do not reduce pain from rotator cuff tendinosis at 3 months
GP Summary
2017/07/28
35 Acupuncture improves functioning and provides short-term relief of knee pain due to osteoarthritis
GP Summary
2017/07/28
36 Exercise programs that focus on coordination/stabilization or strength/resistance can improve chronic low back pain
GP Summary
2017/07/28
37 In people with radicular low back pain or spinal stenosis, epidural corticosteroid injections do not improve pain or function
GP Summary
2017/07/28
38 In people with chronic pain, there is no evidence on the effect of long-term opioids on pain, function, or quality of life
GP Summary
2017/07/28