Journal of Anesthesiology and Pain Research

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Volume 3, Issue 2 (2020)

    Market Analysis Pages: 1 - 3

    Market Report Pain Medicine and Pain Management 2020

    Laurence Denis


    Pain is defined as an unpleasant sensation in the body, owing to ongoing or impending tissue damage. Pain management is one of the most frequently dealt-with issues by clinicians for any disease. Pharmacological therapy is the first line of therapy, followed by treatment via devices in severe pain management cases.


    Based on drug class, the market is segmented into NSAIDs, anesthetics, anticonvulsants, antimigraine agents, antidepressants, opioids, and nonnarcotic analgesics. Moreover, the segment is further divided into tramadol, hydrocodone, oxycodone, and others. Based on indication, the market is divided into arthritic pain, neuropathic pain, cancer pain, chronic back pain, postoperative pain, migraine, and fibromyalgia. The cancer pain segment is expected to manifest the highest CAGR during the study period, owing to increase in prevalence of cancer across the world. The postoperative pain and chronic back pain together held the largest share in 2017, owing to rise in number of surgeries globally and rise in prevalence of chronic diseases leading to back pain.

    Volume 4, Issue 3 (2021)

      Research Article Pages: 1 - 3

      Study of Pattern and Effectiveness Factor of Self-Care in Pregnant Women at Qazvin Province in Iran

      Asghar Karbord, Maryam Rajabi, Mohammad Qasem Roushanfekr , and Kourosh Alimohammadbeik

      Background: Self-care is part of people's daily lives and includes care that extends to children, family, friends, neighbors and local communities. The aim of this study was to investigate the level of self-care awareness and performance ratio of pregnant women and determine the factors affecting self-care. Materials and Methods: This descriptive cross-sectional study was performed. The study population was 90 pregnant women in Qazvin who referred to the educational and medical centers of Qazvin University of Medical Sciences. Data were collected and analyzed using a standardized questionnaire (its validity was determined by several experts and its reliability was determined by pilot design and Cronbach's alpha value of 74%). Results: The rate of self-care among mothers was observed in the age factor at a very good level of 73.5% and at the level of the employment factor 89% and the level of the income factor 67% and the factors of residence and weight with the lowest level in the self-care model between 40 to 56%. Conclusions: In the self-care model of pregnant mothers, age and occupation factors have the most impact on the care of individuals and then the level of income and education and then the place of residence and weight also played an important role in this regard.

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