News from the IPPS Research Team

April 2016

New vulvodynia diagnostic classification released by the ISSVD more consistent with the biopsychosocial model of chronic pain. Physical therapy, psychologic interventions for pain management and... Read More »

March 18, 2016

The CDC releases new guidelines for chronic pain management encouraging more judicious use of opioids. Opioids should only be used after assessment of risk for misuse. Patients should be... Read More »

February 2016

32 new recommendations for improved post-operative pain management released by the American Pain Society and other like organizations. Recommendations focus on provider education, pre-op patient... Read More »