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Title Pain management secrets.

Imprint Philadelphia, PA : Mosby/Elsevier, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  616.0472 P16m 2009    ---  Available
Edition 3rd ed. / [edited by] Charles E. Argoff and Gary McCleane.
Description xiii, 393 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Series Secrets series
Secrets series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents I: Overview: Definitions -- Classification of pain -- Basic mechanisms -- Topiceuticals -- II: Clinical approach: History taking in the patient with pain -- Physical examination of the patient with pain -- Pain measurement -- Psychological assessment of chronic patients -- III: Clinical syndromes defined by pain: Neuroimaging in the patient with pain -- Tension-type headache -- Migraine -- Cluster headache -- The paroxysmal hemicranias -- Subarachnoid hemorrhage -- Brain tumor headaches -- Increased and decreased intracranial pressure -- Temporal giant cell arteritis -- Headaches associated with systemic disease -- Trigeminal neuralgia -- Glossopharyngeal and other facial neuralgias -- Low back pain -- Neck and arm pain -- Abdominal pain -- Chronic pelvic pain -- Fibromyalgia and myofascial pain -- IV: Syndromes in which pain is a significant component: Postoperative pain management -- Cancer pain syndrome -- Pain in rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis -- Neuropathic pain -- V: Psychological syndromes: Psychological syndromes -- VI. Special patient populations: Pain in children -- Pain in the older patient -- VII: Pharmacologic management: Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs -- Opioid analgesics -- Addiction and pain management -- Regulatory issues -- Adjuvant analgesics -- VIII: Nonpharmologic management: Temporary neural blockade -- Permanent neural blockade and chemical ablation -- Sympathetic neural blockade -- Intraspinal opioids -- Neurostimulatory and neuorablative procedures -- Psychological constructs and treatment interventions -- Physiatric modalities in pain management -- Physical modalities: adjunctive treatments to reduce pain and maximize function -- Pain clinics -- Interventional pain management -- Complementary and alternative medicine.
Subject Pain -- Miscellanea.
Analgesia -- Miscellanea.
Pain -- therapy -- Examination Questions.
Added Author Argoff, Charles E.
McCleane, Gary.
ISBN 9780323040198

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