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Poster Research Highlights #2 (304)

9:15–10:15 am Saturday, March 9

Increasing both the quality and quantity of scientific pain research is a primary goal of the AAPM Annual Meeting. The Scientific Poster Abstract Committee has selected two of the highest ranking, most novel 2019 poster submissions for live presentation in this session.

Pain Catastophizing Trajectories Preoperatively to 6 Months Postoperatively: A Longitudinal, Prospective, Observational Study

Alexandra Kane, BS

Functional Recovery Program: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Treating Chronic Pain

Kaivalya Deshpande, MD

A Diffusion Tensor Protocol for the Stria Medullaris in Chronic Pain Patients


Learning Objectives:

  • Identify areas of current interest in pain research.
  • Describe heterogeneous clinical trial design methods used to study patients with chronic pain.