Written By: Mel Pohl, MD, FASAM Date: October 16th, 2012. Topic: Chemical Dependency.
By Mel Pohl, M.D. I just left a group of pain clients at Las Vegas Recovery Center (LVRC). I have the same experience on a daily basis — that of being amazed at the process of Pain Recovery that clients experience while they are in treatment. Over the last five years, I have had the [...]
Written By: Mel Pohl, MD, FASAM Date: October 1st, 2010. Topic: Chemical Dependency.
Introduction: Setting the Stage — The Era of Medication-Assisted Treatment More than 50 million Americans are currently living with chronic pain unrelated to cancer. The costs associated with chronic pain are approximately 90 billion dollars annually. During the last two decades of the 20th century, there has been increased interest in support of fundamentally changing [...]