Pain

The Clinical Picture

Erythema ab igne

The patient had been using a heating pad daily, often for several hours at a time, to relieve his back pain.

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Letters To The Editor

Serotonin syndrome

What is the risk with short courses of potentially interacting medications?

Letters To The Editor

In reply: Serotonin syndrome

Dr. Rose asks important clinical questions, but evidence-based answers are not available.

Letters To The Editor

Opioid therapy and sleep apnea

An extremely important side effect is ingestion prior to sleep, with consequent cessation of breathing leading to death.

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