Despite a decrease in vehicle traffic during the COVID-19 pandemic, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports a surge in accident-related fatalities since April 2020, caused by risky behavior like speeding and driving under the influence. Sadly, a growing number of cyclists are victims of vehicle collisions. A recent study by OUTSIDE magazine found that 697 cyclists were […]
From the Sumerian civilization in ancient Mesopotamia to Hippocrates, the “father of medicine,” humans have long sought methods to help minimize and cope with pain. Many cultures independently found relief in medicines derived from the extracts of willow and other salicyclate-rich plants which reduced inflammation, eased pain and brought down fevers. Pain management became more […]
Following an accident or injury, getting an accurate and timely diagnosis is essential in selecting the appropriate treatment and getting the proper support for a patient. It’s equally important that every member of the medical team coordinates and collaborates in order to achieve the best possible outcome. This is why pain management specialists, chiropractors, radiologists […]
When it comes to treating a client suffering from pain following an accident or injury, it’s vital to understand the different treatments available to ensure their recovery is as quick and complete as possible.
Pain management specialists are experts in their ability to relieve physical suffering and improve the quality of life for their patients. Treatments typically include a plan to reduce, relieve and manage pain caused by a personal injury or job-related accident. Pain management professionals come from a wide variety of disciplines, from anesthesiologists to oncologists, surgical […]