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Outstanding areas of medical research at the University of Alberta include diabetes, obesity, virology, heart disease, motor control and rehabilitation, protein structure and function, and transplantation.
Within the practice of pain management, pain can be referenced and referred to in many different ways. For your convenience, we have compiled some information about common chronic pain topics.
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
Myofascial Pain Syndrome
Sympathetic Nerve Blocks
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