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Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome Directory
Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome (RSDS), also known as complex regional pain syndrome, is a chronic condition that causes severe, burning pain in the affected area. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how RSDS is contracted, what it looks like, how to treat it, and much more.
Spinal Drug Delivery Systems for Pain
WebMD looks at the advantages of spinal drug delivery systems for the management of pain.
Opioid Drugs: Dosage, Side Effects, and More
Prescription opioids can have serious side effects if you don’t use them correctly. Here’s what to consider when taking these strong pain meds.
Neuropathic Pain Management
What causes neuropathic pain and how is it diagnosed and treated? Find out now.
Psychological Therapy and Pain Management
WebMD looks at the role of psychological therapy in pain management.
OxyContin: Pain Relief vs. Abuse
Experts discuss whether worries over the abuse of OxyContin are having an impact on the drug's legitimate use as a painkiller.
The Price Tag of Living With Chronic Pain
Chronic pain comes at a cost -- from lost wages to social stigma. Learn why you don't have to pay the price.
Visiting the ER for Chronic Pain
What can you do to help the ER doctor to believe you? Read on.
Take the quiz: Chronic Pain
Is it all in your head? A normal part of aging? Test yourself: Questions and answers about chronic pain