Research

ManagingLife works with global leaders in pain research to develop, validate, and analyze Manage My Pain
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Manage My Pain Publications

October 13, 2020
Manage My Pain was found acceptable by a majority of patients at an academic pain management program with rates of user registration and retention favorable compared to those reported by other applications.
November 20, 2019
Simplifies the prediction model in the previous machine learning paper to make it easier to apply clinically
November 15, 2018
Applies machine learning (supervised learning) to predict chronic pain outcomes 6 months in the future using 1 month of app data
June 28, 2018
Defines a new type of pain outcome measure and lays the foundation for an upcoming machine learning paper
May 29, 2018
Highlights the value of Manage My Pain to researchers conducting a randomized controlled trial for fibromyalgia patients at the Toronto General Hospital
May 21, 2018
Describes interim findings from patients at a post-surgical pain management clinic at the Toronto General Hospital who use Manage My Pain
October 4, 2017
Describes the partnership with Toronto General Hospital to develop key features in Manage My Pain (e.g. Daily Reflection, reports, portal, alerts) and explains how institutional concerns were addressed (e.g. consent, security, privacy)
July 24, 2017
Applies machine learning (unsupervised learning) to answer the question, "Who uses Manage My Pain?" - the first publication applying machine learning on a large chronic pain patient data-set
April 21, 2017
Highlights the psychological benefits of using Manage My Pain at a post-surgical pain management clinic at the Toronto General Hospital
November 11, 2016
Describes how Manage My Pain is used at a post-surgical pain management clinic at the Toronto General Hospital

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