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Author Purvez, Akhtar, author.

Title Managaing chronic pain in an age of addiction / Akhtar Purvez.

Publication Info. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  616 P986    ---  Available
Description p. ; cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Medications that heal, and kill -- The opioid epidemic that is killing us -- On addiction management -- A mystery and a prize -- Complex nature of chronic pain -- Culture of pain -- The stigma of pain -- Chronic pain and depression -- Obesity and chronic pain -- Finding the right specialist -- Searching for the cause of pain -- Fibromyalgia gets real -- Other pain syndromes -- Getting moving : exercise and physical therapy -- Interventional pain management -- Alternative management options -- Marijuana : the mystery drug -- Pain in the court room -- Co-existing with pain -- Toward a painless future.
Source B&T 11.2018 PARS
Subject Pain Management -- methods
Chronic Pain -- drug therapy
Chronic Pain -- complications
Analgesics, Opioid -- adverse effects
Opioid-Related Disorders -- prevention & control
Behavior, Addictive -- prevention & control
Other Form: Online version: Purvez, Akhtar, author. Managaing chronic pain in an age of addiction Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018] 9781538109243 (DLC) 2018012528
ISBN 9781538109236 (cloth : alk. paper)

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