Imaging study examines role of spinal cord in chronic pain

04/17/2013 | Medscape (free registration)

Stanford University researchers say scans show, for the first time, how the spinal cord is involved in chronic pain in resting patients, painting a broader picture of pain than is seen with just the brain component. "I think that we're going to find that the spinal cord is as important as the brain is in terms of pain," said researcher Brittney Reyes, who presented the study during a meeting of the American Academy of Pain Medicine.

View Full Article in:

Medscape (free registration)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Consultant
Attest Health Care Advisors
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Biotechnology/Pharmaceutical Patent Attorney
Coats and Bennett PLLC
Cary, NC
Sr. Regulatory Specialist, Biotech Center of Expertise
BASF, The Chemical Co.
San Diego, CA
Food Lawyer
Cargill
Wayzata, MN
Actuary
Meridian Health Plan
Detroit, MI