- Successful management of chronic pelvic painAnnica Rhodin
Akademiska sjukhuset, Uppsala, Sweden
J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother 27:289-91. 2013..The more severe CPP cases are best managed using a multidisciplinary approach. Management requires good integration and knowledge of all pelvic organ systems and including musculoskeletal, neurologic and psychological mechanisms...
- Combined analysis of circulating β-endorphin with gene polymorphisms in OPRM1, CACNAD2 and ABCB1 reveals correlation with pain, opioid sensitivity and opioid-related side effectsAnnica Rhodin
Department of Surgical Sciences, University Hospital, Uppsala, SE 75185, Sweden
Mol Brain 6:8. 2013..This patient group was compared with 56 healthy controls...
- Opioid endocrinopathy: a clinical problem in patients with chronic pain and long-term oral opioid treatmentAnnica Rhodin
Departments of Surgical Sciences, Anesthesia, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
Clin J Pain 26:374-80. 2010..Controversy prevails, whether hormonal changes are induced by long-term treatment with opioids. The purpose of this study was to investigate the occurrence of endocrine dysfunction in chronic pain patients on long-term opioid treatment...