Poster Research Highlights #1 (216)

5–6 pm Friday, March 8

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 three of the highest ranking, most novel 2019 poster submissions for live presentation in this session.

Geographical Variation in Opioid-Related Hospital Use for Year 2015: A National Study

Sahil Gupta, MD

Virtual Reality Distraction for Anxiety and Pain Reductions during Trigger Pont Injection Procedures

Manila Shrestha

A Comprehensive Protocol for Postoperative Pain Control in Elective Total Joint Arthroplasty Drastically Reduces Opioid Prescriptions: A review of prescribing practices and outcomes

André Boezaart, MD PhD

Learning Objectives:

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