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profileEdward Michna, M.D., J.D.

TitleAssistant Professor of Anaesthesia
InstitutionBrigham and Women's Hospital
AddressBrigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis St
Boston MA 02115
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  1. Webster LR, Michna E, Khan A, Israel RJ, Harper JR. Long-Term Safety and Efficacy of Subcutaneous Methylnaltrexone in Patients with Opioid-Induced Constipation and Chronic Noncancer Pain: A Phase 3, Open-Label Trial. Pain Med. 2017 Aug 01; 18(8):1496-1504. PMID: 28810695.
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  2. Fitzgibbon DR, Stephens LS, Posner KL, Michna E, Rathmell JP, Pollak KA, Domino KB. Injury and Liability Associated with Implantable Devices for Chronic Pain. Anesthesiology. 2016 06; 124(6):1384-93. PMID: 27054366.
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  3. Edwards RR, Dolman AJ, Michna E, Katz JN, Nedeljkovic SS, Janfaza D, Isaac Z, Martel MO, Jamison RN, Wasan AD. Changes in Pain Sensitivity and Pain Modulation During Oral Opioid Treatment: The Impact of Negative Affect. Pain Med. 2016 Oct; 17(10):1882-1891. PMID: 26933094.
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  4. Pollak KA, Stephens LS, Posner KL, Rathmell JP, Fitzgibbon DR, Dutton RP, Michna E, Domino KB. Trends in Pain Medicine Liability. Anesthesiology. 2015 Nov; 123(5):1133-41. PMID: 26378399.
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  5. Abrecht CR, Gabriel RA, Dutton RP, Kaye AD, Michna E, Urman RD. National Perioperative Outcomes for Intrathecal Pump, Spinal Cord Stimulator, and Peripheral Nerve Stimulator Procedures. Pain Physician. 2015 Nov; 18(6):547-54. PMID: 26606006.
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  6. Bartoli A, Michna E, He E, Wen W. Pain intensity and interference with functioning and well-being in subgroups of patients with chronic pain treated with once-daily hydrocodone tablets. J Opioid Manag. 2015 Nov-Dec; 11(6):519-33. PMID: 26728649.
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  7. Wasan AD, Michna E, Edwards RR, Katz JN, Nedeljkovic SS, Dolman AJ, Janfaza D, Isaac Z, Jamison RN. Psychiatric Comorbidity Is Associated Prospectively with Diminished Opioid Analgesia and Increased Opioid Misuse in Patients with Chronic Low Back Pain. Anesthesiology. 2015 Oct; 123(4):861-72. PMID: 26375824; PMCID: PMC4573512 [Available on 10/01/16].
  8. Bartoli A, Michna E, He E, Wen W. Efficacy and safety of once-daily, extended-release hydrocodone in individuals previously receiving hydrocodone/acetaminophen combination therapy for chronic pain. Postgrad Med. 2015 Jan; 127(1):5-12. PMID: 25526227.
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  9. Kirson NY, Shei A, Birnbaum HG, Ben-Joseph R, Michna E. Medical resource use and costs among pain patients with potential opioid-tolerability issues. J Opioid Manag. 2014 Sep-Oct; 10(5):305-10. PMID: 25350472.
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  10. Kirson NY, Shei A, White AG, Birnbaum HG, Ben-Joseph R, Rossiter LF, Michna E. Societal economic benefits associated with an extended-release opioid with abuse-deterrent technology in the United States. Pain Med. 2014 Sep; 15(9):1450-4. PMID: 25041231.
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  11. Issa MA, Narang S, Jamison RN, Michna E, Edwards RR, Penetar DM, Wasan AD. The subjective psychoactive effects of oral dronabinol studied in a randomized, controlled crossover clinical trial for pain. Clin J Pain. 2014 Jun; 30(6):472-8. PMID: 24281276; PMCID: PMC4013220.
  12. Michna E, Kirson NY, Shei A, Birnbaum HG, Ben-Joseph R. Use of prescription opioids with abuse-deterrent technology to address opioid abuse. Curr Med Res Opin. 2014 Aug; 30(8):1589-98. PMID: 24738694.
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  13. Rossiter LF, Kirson NY, Shei A, White AG, Birnbaum HG, Ben-Joseph R, Michna E. Medical cost savings associated with an extended-release opioid with abuse-deterrent technology in the US. J Med Econ. 2014 Apr; 17(4):279-87. PMID: 24559196.
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  14. Michna E, Cheng WY, Korves C, Birnbaum H, Andrews R, Zhou Z, Joshi AV, Schaaf D, Mardekian J, Sheng M. Systematic literature review and meta-analysis of the efficacy and safety of prescription opioids, including abuse-deterrent formulations, in non-cancer pain management. Pain Med. 2014 Jan; 15(1):79-92. PMID: 24112715.
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  15. Turk DC, O'Connor AB, Dworkin RH, Chaudhry A, Katz NP, Adams EH, Brownstein JS, Comer SD, Dart R, Dasgupta N, Denisco RA, Klein M, Leiderman DB, Lubran R, Rappaport BA, Zacny JP, Ahdieh H, Burke LB, Cowan P, Jacobs P, Malamut R, Markman J, Michna E, Palmer P, Peirce-Sandner S, Potter JS, Raja SN, Rauschkolb C, Roland CL, Webster LR, Weiss RD, Wolf K. Research design considerations for clinical studies of abuse-deterrent opioid analgesics: IMMPACT recommendations. Pain. 2012 Oct; 153(10):1997-2008. PMID: 22770841; PMCID: PMC3617214.
  16. Jamison RN, Edwards RR, Liu X, Ross EL, Michna E, Warnick M, Wasan AD. Relationship of negative affect and outcome of an opioid therapy trial among low back pain patients. Pain Pract. 2013 Mar; 13(3):173-81. PMID: 22681407; PMCID: PMC3869183.
  17. Wasan AD, Ross EL, Michna E, Chibnik L, Greenfield SF, Weiss RD, Jamison RN. Craving of prescription opioids in patients with chronic pain: a longitudinal outcomes trial. J Pain. 2012 Feb; 13(2):146-54. PMID: 22245713; PMCID: PMC3274819.
  18. Jamison RN, Serraillier J, Michna E. Assessment and treatment of abuse risk in opioid prescribing for chronic pain. Pain Res Treat. 2011; 2011:941808. PMID: 22110936; PMCID: PMC3200070.
  19. Michna E, Weil AJ, Duerden M, Schulman S, Wang W, Tzanis E, Zhang H, Yu D, Manley A, Randazzo B. Efficacy of subcutaneous methylnaltrexone in the treatment of opioid-induced constipation: a responder post hoc analysis. Pain Med. 2011 Aug; 12(8):1223-30. PMID: 21810165.
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  20. Edwards RR, Wasan AD, Michna E, Greenbaum S, Ross E, Jamison RN. Elevated pain sensitivity in chronic pain patients at risk for opioid misuse. J Pain. 2011 Sep; 12(9):953-63. PMID: 21680252; PMCID: PMC3164595.
  21. Rathmell JP, Michna E, Fitzgibbon DR, Stephens LS, Posner KL, Domino KB. Injury and liability associated with cervical procedures for chronic pain. Anesthesiology. 2011 Apr; 114(4):918-26. PMID: 21386702.
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  22. Michna E, Blonsky ER, Schulman S, Tzanis E, Manley A, Zhang H, Iyer S, Randazzo B. Subcutaneous methylnaltrexone for treatment of opioid-induced constipation in patients with chronic, nonmalignant pain: a randomized controlled study. J Pain. 2011 May; 12(5):554-62. PMID: 21429809.
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  23. Duh MS, Vekeman F, Korves C, Lefebvre P, Dial E, Latremouille-Viau D, Wei RS, Stangle BE, Lafeuille MH, Michna E, Greenberg PE. Risk of hepatotoxicity-related hospitalizations among patients treated with opioid/acetaminophen combination prescription pain medications. Pain Med. 2010 Nov; 11(11):1718-25. PMID: 21044262.
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  24. Fitzgibbon DR, Rathmell JP, Michna E, Stephens LS, Posner KL, Domino KB. Malpractice claims associated with medication management for chronic pain. Anesthesiology. 2010 Apr; 112(4):948-56. PMID: 20234314.
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  25. Jamison RN, Ross EL, Michna E, Chen LQ, Holcomb C, Wasan AD. Substance misuse treatment for high-risk chronic pain patients on opioid therapy: a randomized trial. Pain. 2010 Sep; 150(3):390-400. PMID: 20334973; PMCID: PMC2910796.
  26. Michna E, Duh MS, Korves C, Dahl JL. Removal of opioid/acetaminophen combination prescription pain medications: assessing the evidence for hepatotoxicity and consequences of removal of these medications. Pain Med. 2010 Mar; 11(3):369-78. PMID: 20447306.
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  27. Narang S, Wasan AD, Ross EL, Michna E, Chen JY, Jamison RN. Patients with chronic pain on opioid therapy taking dronabinol: incidence of false negatives using radioimmunoassay. J Opioid Manag. 2008 Jan-Feb; 4(1):21-6. PMID: 18444444.
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  28. Narang S, Gibson D, Wasan AD, Ross EL, Michna E, Nedeljkovic SS, Jamison RN. Efficacy of dronabinol as an adjuvant treatment for chronic pain patients on opioid therapy. J Pain. 2008 Mar; 9(3):254-64. PMID: 18088560.
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  29. Jamison RN, Ross EL, Wasan AD, Michna E. Comment on Ballantyne and LaForge, Opioid dependence and addiction during opioid treatment of chronic pain. Pain 2007;129:235-55. Pain. 2007 Nov; 132(1-2):218-9; author reply 219. PMID: 17870238.
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  30. Wasan AD, Michna E, Janfaza D, Greenfield S, Teter CJ, Jamison RN. Interpreting urine drug tests: prevalence of morphine metabolism to hydromorphone in chronic pain patients treated with morphine. Pain Med. 2008 Oct; 9(7):918-23. PMID: 18616432.
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  31. Michna E, Jamison RN, Pham LD, Ross EL, Janfaza D, Nedeljkovic SS, Narang S, Palombi D, Wasan AD. Urine toxicology screening among chronic pain patients on opioid therapy: frequency and predictability of abnormal findings. Clin J Pain. 2007 Feb; 23(2):173-9. PMID: 17237667.
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  32. Mason KP, Michna E, Zurakowski D, Burrows PE, Pirich MA, Carrier M, Fontaine PJ, Sethna NF. Value of bispectral index monitor in differentiating between moderate and deep Ramsay Sedation Scores in children. Paediatr Anaesth. 2006 Dec; 16(12):1226-31. PMID: 17121551.
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  33. Sanborn PA, Michna E, Zurakowski D, Burrows PE, Fontaine PJ, Connor L, Mason KP. Adverse cardiovascular and respiratory events during sedation of pediatric patients for imaging examinations. Radiology. 2005 Oct; 237(1):288-94. PMID: 16183936.
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  34. Michna E, Pananero S. Anesthetic Management in Patients with Musculoskeletal Disease. In Pian-Smith MCM and Leffert I. Editors: Obsetric Anesthesia. New York:, Inc. 2005.
  35. Michna E, Ross EL, Hynes WL, Nedeljkovic SS, Soumekh S, Janfaza D, Palombi D, Jamison RN. Predicting aberrant drug behavior in patients treated for chronic pain: importance of abuse history. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2004 Sep; 28(3):250-8. PMID: 15336337.
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  36. Ross E, Michna E. Pain, Invasive Procedures for. Aminoff M, Daroff, R, editors. Encyclopedia of Neurological Sciences. 2003; 3:740-750.
  37. Mason KP, Michna E, DiNardo JA, Zurakowski D, Karian VE, Connor L, Burrows PE. Evolution of a protocol for ketamine-induced sedation as an alternative to general anesthesia for interventional radiologic procedures in pediatric patients. Radiology. 2002 Nov; 225(2):457-65. PMID: 12409580.
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  38. Jamison R, Michna E, Hynes W, Nedeljkovic S, Soumekh S, Janfaza D, Ross E . Predicting Problems with Opioids in High-Risk Chronic Pain. 2002.
  39. Michna E, Mason KP. AIDS and the healthcare worker. S.S. Nedeljkovic (ed.), Pain management, anesthesia, and HIV/AIDS. 2002; 187-193.
  40. Michna E, Mason KP . Legal aspects of pain management. Warfield C, H Fauset, editors. Manual of Pain Management. 2002; 385-389.
  41. Mason KP, Michna E, DiNardo JA, Zurakowski D, Karian Ve, Connor L, Burrows PE. Evolution of a ketamine sedation program as an alternative to general anesthesia for pediatric interventional radiology. Radiology. 2002; 225:457-65.
  42. Michna E. . Acute Postoperative Pain Management. In Bailin M, editor. Harvard Electronic Anesthesia Library (CD ROM). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 2001.
  43. Mason KP, Michna E, Zurakowski D, Koka BV, Burrows PE. Serum ethanol levels in children and adults after ethanol embolization or sclerotherapy for vascular anomalies. Radiology. 2000 Oct; 217(1):127-32. PMID: 11012433.
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  44. Mason KP, Michna E, Zurakowski D, Burrows PE. Serum alcohol levels after ethanol embolotherapy or sclerotherapy of vascular anomalies in children and adults. 2000.
  45. Mason KP, Michna E, Zurakowski D, Koka B, Hickok SE, Burrows PE. Serum alcohol levels after ethanol embolization and sclerotherapy in children. Radiology. 2000; 217:127-132.
  46. Michna E. Legal Aspects of Pain Management (Part 2). New England Pain Association Newsletter. 1999; 4(3).
  47. Mason KP, Michna E, Burrows PE, Koka BV. Anesthetic management of hepatic hemangiomas. 1999.
  48. Michna E. . Legal Aspects of Pain Management (Part 1). New England Pain Association Newsletter. 1999; 4(2).
  49. Mason KP, Michna E, Zurakowski D, Koka B, Hickok SE, Burrows PE . Serum alcohol levels after ethanol embolization and sclerotherapy in children. 1999.
  50. Janfaza DR, Michna E, Pisini JV, Ross EL. Bedside implantation of a trial spinal cord stimulator for intractable anginal pain. Anesth Analg. 1998 Dec; 87(6):1242-4. PMID: 9842805.
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