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Current Projects

American Pain Society Guidelines Development Project

Principal Investigator: Roger Chou, MD
Funding: American Pain Society
Description: The Pacific Northwest EPC is directing the Clinical Guidelines Program for the American Pain Society. The Pacific Northwest EPC will produce evidence syntheses and direct the guideline development process for the American Pain Society.

Project Personnel:
Research Associate/Project Manager: Miranda Pappas, MA
Research Associate: Tracy Dana, MLS

Current topics being reviewed

Topic Project Team
Project Description
Post-operative Pain Roger Chou, MD, Lead Investigator

Tracy Dana, MLS, Co-investigator

Miranda Pappas, MA, Co-investigator

Development of evidence-based guidelines for management of post-operative pain.
Methadone Safety
 Roger Chou, MD, Lead Investigator

Tracy Dana, MLS, Co-investigator

Miranda Pappas, MA, Co-investigator

Evidence-based guidelines for methadone use for pain.



Past topics reviewed

Topic Project Team
Project Description
Low Back Pain Roger Chou, MD, Lead Investigator

Laurie Hoyt Huffman, MS, Co-investigator

Evidence-based guidelines for management of low back pain.
Opioids for Non-cancer Pain Roger Chou, MD, Lead Investigator

Laurie Hoyt Huffman, MS, Co-investigator

Tracy Dana, MLS, Co-investigator

Evidence-based guidelines for use of opioids in treatment of non-cancer pain.



Future topics will be added as they emerge.

For more information or questions please contact us:
Miranda Pappas
Phone: 503-418-3740
Fax: 503-418-3332
Email: pappasmi@ohsu.edu

 

Mailing Address:
Oregon Health and Science University
Pacific Northwest Evidence-based Practice Center
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road
Mail code: BICC
Portland, Oregon 97239-3098

American Pain Society