Rheumatologic Pain


Hypermobility: A Condition, Not a Diagnosis

August 09, 2016

Rheumatology nurses play an important role in identifying patients who may have hypermobility, a condition marked by painful joints capable of a long range of motion, says Dr. Rodney Grahame who spoke at RNS16.

Sensitization Playing Central Role in Quest for OA Pain Relief

May 06, 2015

(OARSI2015) Researchers can now describe how osteoarthritis patients may become sensitized to feel pain beyond the affected joint. Different brain areas are triggered than in fibromyalgia, and biochemical studies offer clues to new kinds of pain relief.