Lucy Chen, M.D.
Physician Investigator (Cl)
Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine, Mass General Research Institute
Associate Professor of Anaesthesia
Harvard Medical School
Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
|MD Sun Yat-Sen University of Medical Sciences 1982|
Acupuncture and alternative medicine
Opioid use in pain management
Oipiod induced hyperalgesia (OIH)
Description of Research:
My research interests are focus on assessing the effectiveness of acupuncture on clinical pain; comparing effect of acupuncture and pain medication on clinical pain; using different pharmacotherapy for chronic pain treatment; exploring the new treatment options for different pain conditions.
Principle Investigator Research:
Acupuncture: A Method of Evaluating Acupuncture Therapy in Pain Management
QST: Compare pain threshold and pain tolerance as measured by QST
Pharmacotherapy: Alliviating Opioid Induced Hyperalgesia with Noval Pharmacotherapy
Pharmacotherapy: effect of combine morphine and duloxetine for chronic pain
Acupuncture: Mechnistic study on video guided acupuncture imegery treatment of pain
acupuncture: Enhencing acupuncture treatment effect through Non-invasive Neuromodulation
acupuncture: Treatment of Chronic Low Back Pain with Transcutaneous Aricular Vagus Nerve Stimulation
Heal Initiative: Early Phase Pain Investigation Clinical Network. 24 week study to evaluate a treatment for patient with moderate to severe knee osteo arthritis.