Chronic Pain Video

EPC Program Grand Rounds – Pain Management

November 30, 2023 on Pain. The meeting focused on findings from three recently published evidence reports conducted by the AHRQ EPC Program: (1) Nonopioid Pharmacologic Treatments for Chronic Pain and (2) Living Systematic Review on Cannabis and Other Plant-Based Treatments for Chronic Pain and (3) Acute Treatments of Episodic Migraine. The authors of the reports, Roger Chou, M.D., FACP, M. Hassan Murad, M.D. and Zhen Wang, Ph.D., shared the main findings from the reports. After initial reactions from stakeholders who weighed in on evidence gaps and implications for the field, Lucy Savitz, Ph.D., M.B.A., AcademyHealth Board Chair, moderated a discussion with the broader audience.

The full reports can be found here:
1) Nonopioid Pharmacologic Treatments for Chronic Pain https://effectivehealthcare.ahrq.gov/products/nonopioid-chronic-pain/research
2) Living Systematic Review on Cannabis and Other Plant-based Treatments for Chronic Pain https://effectivehealthcare.ahrq.gov/products/plant-based-chronic-pain-treatment/living-review
3) Acute Treatments of Episodic Migraine https://effectivehealthcare.ahrq.gov/products/migraine-treatments/research