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Title Neuropathic pain / editor, Michael I. Bennett.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 2nd ed.
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 204 pages) : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Oxford pain management library
Oxford pain management library.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Contributors; Preface; Abbreviations; 1 Theories, history, and current taxonomy; 2 Pathophysiology of neuropathic pain; 3 Epidemiology; 4 Clinical assessment and diagnostic work-up; 5 Screening tools and measurement tools for neuropathic pain; 6 Peripheral neuropathic pain; 7 Central neuropathic pain; 8 Complex regional pain syndrome; 9 Cancer neuropathic pain; 10 Neuropathic back pain; 11 Antidepressants and antiepileptics for neuropathic pain; 12 Local anaesthetics and other pharmacological approaches; 13 Ketamine and other NMDA receptor antagonists; 14 Opioids.
15 Intrathecal drug delivery and neurolytic blocks16 Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) and acupuncture; 17 Spinal cord stimulation; 18 Drug synergy and sequencing; 19 Patient perspectives; Appendix 1: Useful links; Appendix 2: Neuropathic pain descriptor scales; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; V; W; Y; Z.
Summary Neuropathic pain is increasingly recognized as a chronic disabling condition. It is frequently thought of as harder to treat than other pain types, and it often results in a poorer quality of life. Around 30% of adults in the UK alone have some type of chronic pain and some estimates suggest that one in five of these will have symptoms of neuropathic pain. This second edition of the popular pocketbook has been fully updated to include recent developments in the diagnosis and management of neuropathic pain. It includes new chapters on the clinical assessment of neuropathic pain and the use of sc.
Subject Central pain -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Nervous system -- Pathophysiology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Neuralgia -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Chronic diseases.
Pain Management
Chronic Disease
Pain -- diagnosis
Douleur centrale -- Guides, manuels, etc.
Système nerveux -- Physiopathologie -- Guides, manuels, etc.
Névralgie -- Guides, manuels, etc.
Maladies chroniques.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Pain Management.
MEDICAL -- Pain Medicine.
Chronic diseases. (OCoLC)fst00860072
Central pain. (OCoLC)fst00850761
Nervous system -- Pathophysiology. (OCoLC)fst01036136
Neuralgia. (OCoLC)fst01036291
Genre/Form Handbook
Electronic books.
manuals (instructional materials)
Handbooks and manuals. (OCoLC)fst01423877
Handbooks and manuals.
Guides et manuels.
Added Author Bennett, Michael I.
Other Form: Print version: Neuropathic pain. 2nd ed. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010 9780199563678 (DLC) 2011411315 (OCoLC)696012274
ISBN 9780191575877 (electronic bk.)
0191575879 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000062593919
DEBBG BV040834166
DEBBG BV043168926
DEBSZ 421395281
NZ1 15123001

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