Pain & critical care

Research Field Animal models

Womb with a View

| Roisin McGuigan

Will premature infants soon be able to return to a uterine environment to finish their development?

Disease Area Pain & critical care

Green Light for Pain Relief

| William Aryitey

LEDs may be the non-pharmalogical solution that chronic pain patients have been looking for

Disease Area Pain & critical care

Image of the Month

| Charlotte Barker

Virtual reality may be the distraction from pain that recovering patients need

Disease Area Analytical science

Smoke and Mirrors – and Red Tape

| Charlotte Barker

Marijuana is legal in many US states, but restrictions limit medical research and testing

Disease Area Biomedical engineering

Burn Bandage Breakthrough

| William Aryitey

A new type of dressing can promote healing and fight off infection in burn wounds

Disease Area Pain & critical care

The Mouse Trap

| Jeffrey Mogil

How and what we measure in animal studies of pain has huge implications for clinical translation.

Disease Area Pain & critical care

Growing Pains

| Suellen Walker

Does pain in early childhood have a profound impact later in life?

Disease Area Pain & critical care

The Pain Puzzle

| Roger B. Fillingim

Chronic pain is the most prevalent and expensive public health problem in the developed world, but as a society we consistently fail to recognize the scale of the public health issue.

Disease Area Pain & critical care

Crossing the Threshold

| Michael S Gold

Basic and clinical researchers must join forces to fight pain.

Disease Area Pain & critical care

The Problem With Pain

| Charlotte Barker

Hundreds of potential drug targets have been discovered by researchers mapping pain pathways, but clinical trials have proved unsuccessful in most cases. Can we pick our way through the translational maze to find much-needed new analgesics?

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