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
Eastern Zone Sales Director
Regenesis Biomedical
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Director, Compliance - Health Plan Privacy & Security
Kaiser Permanente
Oakland, CA
Regulatory Counsel
Food and Drug Administration
Silver Spring, MD
Pharmacy Care Manager
National Association of Chain Drug Stores
Arlington, VA
Vice President, Commercial Markets
Meridian Health
Neptune, NJ