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Screen CKD Patients for Chronic Pain

Screen CKD Patients for Chronic Pain, Study Suggests

Chronic pain is common in individuals with kidney disease, and in some patients this is associated with improper use of pain medications. The findings come from a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (CJASN). Because chronic pain in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) is…

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