Skip to main content
Explore URMC

URMC Logo

URMC / Research / Research@URMC
FDA Funds Study of Therapies for Pain, Addiction, Sedation

FDA Funds Study of Therapies for Pain, Addiction, Sedation

A team led by Rochester researchers will use up to $4 million from the FDA to speed the development of new treatments for acute and chronic pain, addiction and sedation. Currently, patients have few safe and effective treatment options. 

10/20/2016
Socioeconomic Status Plays Major Role in Opioid Pain Control

Socioeconomic Status Plays Major Role in Opioid Pain Control

Blacks, Hispanics, poor people, and those with lower education are less likely than more affluent people to received opiods for moderate to severe pain in emergency rooms – pointing to the need for a national discussion on unbiased treatment.

6/26/2013