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Pharmacologic management of pain in geriatricst

New Pain Guidelines for the Elderly

Charles E. Argoff, MD, Professor of Neurology and Director of the Comprehensive Pain Center, Albany Medical Center, describes new guidelines for pain management in geriatrics. The most reasonable suggestions of these include topical therapies and opioids. The problems of such guidelines are that they do not...
Charles E. Argoff, MD, Professor of Neurology and Director of The Comprehensive Pain Center at the Albany Medical Center, reviews certain decision effects using the topical medication versus the oral. Dr. Argoff summarizes topical and oral side NSAIDs(Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug). He advises the...
Charles E. Argoff, MD, Professor of Neurology and Director of The Comprehensive Pain Center at the Albany Medical Center, speaks of the newly established guidelines for pharmacologic management of chronic pain in older adults. Dr. Argoff goes on to describe how the most reasonable suggestions emerged, and...