Monthly Archives: July 2017


Join us in groovy Minneapolis / St. Paul. Our current team of 36 staff, including 3.2 physicians and 6 nurse practitioners is expanding:

The Department of Pain Medicine, Palliative Care, and Integrative Medicine at Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota is seeking an Associate Medical Director or Medical Director Pediatric Pain Medicine. 

Download more information here: Pain Director Job Posting July2017


Stefan Friedrichsdorf: New Strategies for Prevention and Treatment of Pain in Pediatric Trauma Patients. Western Pediatric Trauma Conference. Santa Barbara, CA. July 12-14, 2017


(1) Presentation: Pain Trauma Kids FRIEDRICHSDORF

(2) Recommended Pediatric Analgesia Starting Doses: 2015 Pain reference printable flyer

(3) Friedrichsdorf SJ (2016): Prevention and Treatment of Pain in Hospitalized Infants, Children, and Teenagers: From Myths and Morphine to Multimodal Analgesia. In: Pain 2016: Refresher Courses. 16th World Congress on Pain. Claudia L. Sommer, Mark S. Wallace, Steven P. Cohen, and Michaela Kress, editors. International Association for the Study of Pain, IASP Press, Washington, D.C. pp 309-19 2016 IASP Pain Chapter 33 FRIEDRICHSDORF


11th International Symposium on Pediatric Pain (ISSP) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from July 6-9, 2017

Here are my handouts:

THURSDAY, July 6, 2017:

FRIDAY July 7, 2017:

SATURDAY July 8, 2017:

  • (3)  Stefan J. Friedrichsdorf, MD, FAAP Kavita Desai Dakoji, PhD-LP Michael Sangster, PT, Clinical Specialist (Pain Science): 23 Years After ‘Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy’ – Advances In The Understanding & Management Of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) In Children And Teenagers 03 CRPS DESAI FRIEDRICHSDORF SANGSTER


  • (4) Stefan J. Friedrichsdorf: Myths, Mirrors, Magic and no Morphine? Interdisciplinary Multimodal Analgesia in Children with Complex Chronic Persistent Pain04 Chronic Pain FRIEDRICHSDORF
  • Friedrichsdorf SJ, Giordano J, Desai-Dakoji K, Warmuth A, Daughtree C, Schulz C: Chronic Pain in Children and Adolescents: Diagnosis and Treatment of Primary Pain Disorders in Head, Abdomen, Muscles and Joints. Children 2016. 3(4):42