Dhanalakshmi Koyyalagunta

Summary

Affiliation: The University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Risk stratification of opioid misuse among patients with cancer pain using the SOAPP-SF
    Dhanalakshmi Koyyalagunta
    Department of Pain Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer, Houston, Texas, USA
    Pain Med 14:667-75. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of randomized trials on the effectiveness of opioids for cancer pain
    Dhanalakshmi Koyyalagunta
    University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 0409, USA
    Pain Physician 15:ES39-58. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The role of chemical neurolysis in cancer pain
    Dhanalakshmi Koyyalagunta
    Department of Pain Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77030, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 14:261-7. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Opioid abuse in cancer pain: report of two cases and presentation of an algorithm of multidisciplinary care
    Dhanalakshmi Koyyalagunta
    University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Dept of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Unit 409, 1400 Holcombe Blvd, Houston TX 77030 0409, USA
    Pain Physician 14:E361-71. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Distinguishing features of cancer patients who smoke: pain, symptom burden, and risk for opioid misuse
    Diane M Novy
    Department of Pain Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Pain 13:1058-67. 2012
  6. pmc Changes in pain and other symptoms in patients with painful multiple myeloma-related vertebral fracture treated with kyphoplasty or vertebroplasty
    Tito R Mendoza
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Pain 13:564-70. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Vertebral compression fracture treatment with vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty: experience in 407 patients with 1,156 fractures in a tertiary cancer center
    Allen W Burton
    Houston Pain Associates, PLLC, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pain Med 12:1750-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Risk stratification of opioid misuse among patients with cancer pain using the SOAPP-SF
    Dhanalakshmi Koyyalagunta
    Department of Pain Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer, Houston, Texas, USA
    Pain Med 14:667-75. 2013
    ..There has been a growing awareness of the misuse of prescription opioids among cancer patients. More research is needed to detail risk factors and incidence for opioid misuse among cancer pain patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of randomized trials on the effectiveness of opioids for cancer pain
    Dhanalakshmi Koyyalagunta
    University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 0409, USA
    Pain Physician 15:ES39-58. 2012
    ..There is a concern about side effects, tolerance, abuse and addiction with long-term opioid use and a need to evaluate the effectiveness of opioids for cancer pain...
  3. doi request reprint The role of chemical neurolysis in cancer pain
    Dhanalakshmi Koyyalagunta
    Department of Pain Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77030, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 14:261-7. 2010
    ..There is no clear consensus on patient selection, technique, or timing of these blocks. Here we discuss the use of various neurolytic blocks for cancer pain and detail some of the recent literature and our experience...
  4. ncbi request reprint Opioid abuse in cancer pain: report of two cases and presentation of an algorithm of multidisciplinary care
    Dhanalakshmi Koyyalagunta
    University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Dept of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Unit 409, 1400 Holcombe Blvd, Houston TX 77030 0409, USA
    Pain Physician 14:E361-71. 2011
    ..An increasing number of patients who abuse opioids have been identified in our clinical setting...
  5. doi request reprint Distinguishing features of cancer patients who smoke: pain, symptom burden, and risk for opioid misuse
    Diane M Novy
    Department of Pain Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Pain 13:1058-67. 2012
    ..No significant difference over time was found in opioid use between smokers and nonsmokers. These findings will guide subsequent studies and inform clinical practice, particularly the relevancy of smoking cessation...
  6. pmc Changes in pain and other symptoms in patients with painful multiple myeloma-related vertebral fracture treated with kyphoplasty or vertebroplasty
    Tito R Mendoza
    Department of Symptom Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Pain 13:564-70. 2012
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  7. doi request reprint Vertebral compression fracture treatment with vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty: experience in 407 patients with 1,156 fractures in a tertiary cancer center
    Allen W Burton
    Houston Pain Associates, PLLC, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Pain Med 12:1750-7. 2011
    ..At our tertiary cancer center, over the past decade we have used vertebroplasty (VP) and kyphoplasty (KP) to treat painful VCFs. More data are needed on the treatment of VCFs in cancer patients with these techniques...