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The Massachusetts General Hospital handbook of pain management [electronic resource] /
editor, Jane C. Ballantyne ; foreword by Howard L. Fields.
edition
3rd ed.
imprint
Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2006.
description
xxiv, 628 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
ISBN
0781762243 (alk. paper)
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2006.
isbn
0781762243 (alk. paper)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
Neurophysiologic basis of pain / Gary Jay Brenner -- Pain mechanisms and their importance in clinical practice and research / Isabelle Decosterd and Clifford J. Woolf -- The placebo effect / Eija Kalso -- The history and clinical examination / Jan Slezak and Asteghik Hacobian -- Diagnostic imaging and pain management / Onassis A. Caneris -- Assessment of pain / Alyssa A. LeBel -- Neurophysiologic testing in pain management / Annabel D. Edwards and Lisa S. Krivickas --Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs / Jane C. Ballantyne and Steven A. Barna -- Opioids / Jeffrey Uppington -- Adjuvant treatments / Karla Hayes -- Psychopharmacology for the pain specialist / Daniel M. Rockers and Karla Hayes -- Diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in pain management / Milan P. Stojanovic -- Neuromodulation techniques for the treatment of pain / Milan P. Stojanovic -- Neurosurgical pain management / Ramin Amirnovin, G. Rees Cosgrove, and Emad N. Eskandar -- Psychological assessment and behavioral treatment of chronic pain / Ronald J. Kulich and Lainie Andrew -- Physical therapy / Theresa H. Michel and Harriƫt Wittink -- Physiatric treatment of pain / Joseph F. Audette and Allison Bailey -- Acupuncture / Jasmin M. Field, Lucy L. Chen, and May C.M. Pian-Smith -- Chronic pain rehabilitation / Elizabeth Loder and Patricia W. McAlary -- Radiotherapy and radiopharmaceuticals for cancer pain / Thomas F. DeLaney --
Postoperative pain in adults / Jane C. Ballantyne and Elizabeth Ryder -- Postoperative pain in children / Lucy L. Chen and Jane C. Ballantyne -- Pain in burn patients / Salahadin Abdi and Bucknam McPeek -- Pain management in sickle cell disease / Jatinder Gill -- Neuropathic pain syndromes / Dennis Dey and Anne Louise Oaklander -- Complex regional pain syndrome / Eugenia-Daniela Hord -- Low back pain / James P. Rathmell ... [et al.] -- Headache / Fred Michael Cutrer and David F. Black -- Orofacial pain / Alexandre F.M. DeSilva and Martin Andrew Acquadro -- Opioids in chronic nonterminal pain / Jane C. Ballantyne -- Pain in Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome / S. Jane Marshall, Sarah Cox, and Andrew S.C. Rice -- Pain in adults with cancer / Eugenia-Daniela Hord, Jeffrey A. Norton, and Annabel D. Edwards -- Control of pain in children with chronic and terminal disease / Alyssa A. LeBel -- Palliative medicine / Constance M. Dahlin, Andrew Tyler Putnam, and J. Andrew Billings -- Long-term opioid therapy, drug abuse, and addiction / Barth L. Wilsey and Scott Fishman -- Pain and affective disorders / Daniel M. Rockers and Scott Fishman -- Emergencies in the pain clinic / Asteghik Hacobian and Milan P. Stojanovic -- Appendices.
catalogue key
8714530
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summaries
Bowker Data Service Summary
This concise pocket guide explains the approach to pain management taught at the Massachusetts General Hospital. It will be of great value to practitioners of anaesthesiology and for those working in other areas of medicine.
Main Description
The Third Edition of this highly popular pocket guide presents the state-of-the-art approaches to pain management that are currently taught and practiced at the Massachusetts General Hospital. This edition has new chapters on chronic back pain, pain control in children with chronic and terminal disease, and diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, plus new illustrations of procedures and techniques. All chapters include the latest evidence-based information and coverage of fibromyalgia, psychosomatic complaints, headaches, and opioid cautions has been expanded. Tables and chapter-opening outlines enable readers to find information quickly. A drug appendix and seven other practical appendices are included.
Main Description
The Third Edition of this highly popular pocket guide presents the state-of-the-art approaches to pain management that are currently taught and practiced at the Massachusetts General Hospital. This edition has new chapters on chronic back pain, pain control in children with chronic and terminal disease, and diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, plus new illustrations of procedures and techniques. All chapters include the latest evidence-based information and coverage of fibromyalgia, psychosomatic complaints, headaches, and opioid cautions has been expanded. Tables and chapter-opening outlines enable readers to find information quickly. A drug appendix and seven other practical appendices are included. Subscribe to Lippincott's Interactive Anesthesia Libraryand get online access to the fully searchable content of eight critically acclaimed references in anesthesiology, critical care, and pain management.
Table of Contents
General Considerations
Neurophysiological Basis of Pain
Pain Mechanisms and Their Importance in Clinical Practice and Research
The Placebo
Diagnosis of Pain
The History and Clinical Examination
Diagnostic Imaging and Pain Management Onassis Caneris
Assessment of Pain
Neurophysiologic Testing in Pain Management
Therapeutic Options: Pharmacologic Approaches
Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory
Opioids
Adjuvant Treatments
Psychopharmacology for the Pain Specialist
Therapeutic Options: Nonpharmacologic Approaches
Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures in Pain Management
Neuromodulation Techniques for the Treatment of Pain
Neurosurgical Pain Management Ramin Amirnovin
Psychological Assessment and Behavioral Treatment of Chronic Pain Ronald J. Kulich
Physical Therapy
Physical Medicine in the Treatment of Pain
Acupuncture May Pian-Smith
Chronic Pain Rehabilitation
Radiotherapy and Radiopharmaceuticals for Cancer Pain
Acute Pain
Postoperative Pain in Adults
Postoperative Pain in Children
Pain in Burn Patients
Pain Management in Sickle Cell Disease
Chronic Pain
Neuropathic Pain
Complex Regional Pain
Back & Neck Pain (Diagnosis)
Back Pain (Management)
Headache
Facial Pain
Opioid Therapy in CNTP
Pain in Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Pain Due to Cancer
Pain in Adults with Cancer
Control of Pain in Children with Chronic and Terminal Disease
Palliative Medicine
Special Situations
Chronic Opioid Therapy, Drug Abuse and Addiction
Pain and Affective Disorders
Emergencies in the Pain Clinic
Drug Appendix
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