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Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis (OA), an incurable and incapacitating disease has been identified as the world’s eleventh highest contributor to disability affecting over 70 million Europeans and the single most common cause of disability in older adults. There is currently no pharmaceutical treatment to prevent or reverse progression of this disease. The need for alternative options has therefore […]

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What is Interventional Pain Management?

Interventional Pain Management is a medical subspecialty that is devoted to the identification and treatment of a patient’s cause of pain. An example of a pain generator is a painful disc in the spine. The goal of treatment is to reduce or eliminate pain, improve function and quality of life, facilitate return to work, and […]

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