July 2010 | Pain Medicine
The Articular Intraosseous Cyst in Osteoarthritis
David Tallman, DC, ND
Subchondral cyst and traction cyst diagnosis and treatment includes the use of advanced imaging along with an extensive orthopedic evaluation. Before and after MR scans of 2 cases are discussed.
Physician (and Profession): Heal Thyself!
Darrell SCS Misak, ND, RPh
Considers the principles offered in the book The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey.
Pain Disrupts Sleep … the Sleep that Eases Pain
Catherine Darley, ND
Offers research confirming that constructive sleep helps reduce pain in chronic pain patients.
Chronic Pain Syndrome and Ayurved
Virender Sodhi, MD (Ayurved), ND
Provides a look at chronic pain, and touches on diet, exercise and herbal options.
Eucalyptus Oil: A Possible Aid for Cancer Patients
Jacob Schor, ND, FABNO
Research suggests that eucalyptus oil may be a useful adjunct for patients undergoing chemotherapy.
Effective Pain Relief
Philip M. Wazny, NMD
Explains how platelet rich plasma (PRP) injections stimulate the Vis and can provide valid pain relief.
Naturopathic Management of Arthralgias Associated with AI Therapy
Daniel Lander, ND, FABNO; Katherine Neubauer, ND
Explains suggested causes of AI-induced arthralgias, and suggests various treatment and support methods.
Message from the President
David Schleich, president of NCNM
A rotating column from the presidents of naturopathic medical colleges.
What’s Happening in the Naturopathic Medical Community
Urinary Pain and a Peculiar Symptom
Joseph Kellerstein, DC, ND
Can a definite result in an acute case confirm the similitude of a chronic case?
Botanical Management of Difficult Skin Conditions, part 2
Jillian Stansbury, ND
Takes a closer look at psoriasis and vitiligo, and offers effective herbal options for these conditions.
Naturopathic Seeds Sprout in Fertile African Soil
Pauline Crouch (Baumann), ND
A guest columnist discusses a recent trip to Zambia and the naturopathic growth occurring there.
Missed Appointments: More than a Minor Nuisance
Explains the true losses tied to missed appointments, and offers solutions to prevent its occurrence.
Medical Resources for NDs
Stacie Deyglio, ND
A review of current publications for the naturopathic industry.