Acupuncture reduces pain and opioid use for total knee replacement surgery patients

Patients who have acupuncture during total knee replacement surgery report less pain and need far fewer opioids to manage their discomfort, according to a study being presented at the ANESTHESIOLOGY 2021 annual meeting. Results of the study showed that 65% of patients who received acupuncture during surgery achieved a low-dose or opioid-free postoperative experience, compared to 9% of patients outside of the study. Robert Joneswww.packersnflofficialonlinestore.com

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Patients with kidney transplants more vulnerable to common, usually harmless bacterium

It’s a pervasive bacterium found in soil and water that rarely causes disease, but a new national review of nocardia infection in people who have had a kidney transplant shows that when it occurs it most commonly causes pneumonia and brain abscess, and reminds their physicians to stay on the lookout for it, investigators say.Did you miss our previous article… https://www.packersnflofficialonlinestore.com/?p=71 Robert Joneswww.packersnflofficialonlinestore.com

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