Tag: medical research

A Familiar, Caring Face At Our Boise, ID Pain Research Clinic

Do you recognize Dr. Daniel Marsh, MD?   He has actually partnered with the Injury Care Research clinic team for a number of years now… When he isn’t providing excellent care to our chronic pain research study patients, he enjoys exploring the great outdoors of Idaho, spending quality time with his family, and attending his […]

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A“Greater Gift” to Global Health Starts With YOU

Injury Care Research and Family Care Research clinics are proudly partnering with Greater Gift, a nonprofit organization whose mission is “to reward the patients in clinical trials and the research professionals who support them.” The Greater Gift celebrates the impact patient volunteers and clinical research professionals are making on the future of medicine by donating […]

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Have you been searching for a fibromyalgia clinical trial in Boise, Idaho?

If so, you may have come across some misinformation along the way… Despite recent research published in The Journal of Biological Chemistry revealing that fibromyalgia leaves a clear metabolic signature in the blood, many people still doubt its existence. Patients looking for support from friends and family are all too often met with, “It’s all […]

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7 Steps to Develop a Super-Coordinator

Faster than a speeding bullet, your super-coordinator completes patient visits! But what if your coordinator isn’t so super? 7 steps to develop and keep dependable coordinators. 7/12/2018 | BY ANNA KRAUSS | EDITED BY JILL HEINZ | BEST PRACTICES Between loads of emails and back-to-back patients, the clinical research super-coordinator swiftly and accurately manages your […]

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Osteoporosis VS Osteoarthritis: Learn the Difference in 5 Minutes or Less

by Shaunna Preston If you’re like most Americans, odds are you aren’t an expert on medical terminology. However, knowing a few prefixes and suffixes can really come in handy- especially for breaking down what in the world your doctor is talking about when he gives you a diagnosis of “osteoarthritis” or “osteoporosis”. The two words […]

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Old Names, Same Disease: Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

Old Names, Same Disease: Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Causalgia, minor causalgia, algodystrophy, sudeck’s atrophy, shoulderhand syndrome, and reflex sympathetic dystrophy are all old names for the same disease: Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS). Why so many? Most of these names came about before there was much known about the disease. There was an absence of […]

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Does the Weather Actually Affect My Pain?

For centuries, people have been rumored to be able to tell when a storm is approaching. Such foresight into the future was typically experienced because a person’s physical pain worsens when the weather takes a turn for the worse. Weather Sensitive Individuals Appear to Suffer Elevated Pain Rain, rising or falling barometric pressure, temperature changes, […]

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