Nicole Ostrow

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Predicting Placebo Response May Now be Possible

Predicting Placebo Response May Now be Possible

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Connectivity in the right midfrontal gyrus may help predict placebo response. This finding has widespread implications in drug development.

The Relation of Traumatic Stress to Pain Severity, Mood Disorders

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Individuals with a history of abuse experience higher levels of pain, anxiety, and depression.

Comprehensive Assessment Essential for Treating All Aspects of Pain

Comprehensive Assessment Essential for Treating All Aspects of Pain

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Regular evaluation and assessment along with a personalized "step approach" is essential for effective pain management.

Comorbid Chronic Pain and Depression: Gene x Environment Interaction

Comorbid Chronic Pain and Depression: Gene x Environment Interaction

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Genetic factors and the environment patients share with their partner or spouse may determine their risk of developing chronic pain and help explain the association between chronic pain and depression.

Importance of Perceived Control in Treating Pain, Depression

Importance of Perceived Control in Treating Pain, Depression

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Clinicians should focus on treating patients' pain and psychological conditions together.

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