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12 Articles in Volume 16, Issue #1
A New Look at Sphenopalatine Ganglion Blocks for Chronic Migraine
Can Weight Loss Help Reduce Psoriatic Arthritis Symptoms?
Chronic Back and Neck Pain in America 2015 Survey Results
Efficacy of Acupressure Plus Manipulation for Lumbar Disc Herniation: A Clinical Report
Is Tapentadol a Glorified Tramadol?
Letters to the Editor: Naloxone, Opioid Tolerance, Polyarthropathy
New Research Into Psoriatic Arthritis
New Technique Shows Promise as Adjunct In Chronic Pain Management
Pharmacogenetic Testing in Pain Management: Where Do We Stand?
Reinventing IM and Procedural Injections: The Sota Omoigui Short Needle Technique
Timely- versus Delayed-Use of TNFi’s: Which Approach Is Better?
Undiagnosed Atlas Subluxation in Patient with Pain and Poor Myofascial Function

New Technique Shows Promise as Adjunct In Chronic Pain Management

The Bio-Acoustical Utilization Device (BAUD), a biofeedback device, has shown promise in the management of patients with central sensitization.
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The last case illustrates that importance of patient selection when using BAUD therapy noise having a noxious effect in some circumstances. AAT uses various non-noxious tactile inputs to the extremities to effect a neural reset.

AAT works by having the patient avoid focusing on the pain; BAUD biofeedback, on the other hand, requires the patient to actively focus on the area and intensity of pain. More studies are needed to confirm these findings.

 

Last updated on: February 9, 2016
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