What Works for Painful Diabetic Neuropathy?

Scherger, Joseph E.
August 2011
Internal Medicine Alert;8/15/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 15, p114
The article discusses the review on the study of the therapies for the treatment of painful diabetic neuropathy (PDN) in the U.S.


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