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Atlas of Common Pain Syndromes

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Noted pain authority Dr. Steven Waldman returns with a new edition of Atlas of Common Pain Syndromes. Delivering complete, concise, step-by-step visual guidance, this innovative, popular atlas equips you to effectively diagnose and manage pain syndromes commonly encountered in any clinical practice. Clearly labeled, vivid illustrations depict the physical symptoms and anatomy of each pain site, and diagnostic images demonstrate key findings from MRI, CT, and conventional radiography. With an easy-to use, templated format, and online access to the complete text and image bank at, you’ll have Dr. Waldman’s preferred approaches right at your fingertips.


Pain Management





Hardbound, 408 Pages

Published: August 2011

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4377-3792-9


  • Section 1  Headache Pain Syndromes

    1 Chapter Acute Herpes Zoster of the First Division of the Trigeminal Nerve 

    2 Chapter  Migraine Headache

    3 Chapter  Tension-Type Headache

    4 Chapter  Cluster Headache

    5 Chapter Swimmer's Headache

    6 Chapter Analgesic Rebound Headache

    7 Chapter  Occipital Neuralgia

    8 Chapter Pseudotumor Cerebri

    9 Chapter Intracranial Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

     Section 2 Facial Pain Syndromes 

    10 Chapter Trigeminal Neuralgia

    11 Chapter Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction

    12 Chapter Atypical Facial Pain

    13 Chapter Hyoid Syndrome

    14 Chapter Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy of the Face

     Section 3 Neck and Brachial Plexus Pain Syndromes 

    15 Chapter Cervical Facet Syndrome

    16 Chapter Cervical Radiculopathy

    17 Chapter Fibromyalgia of the Cervical Musculature

    18 Chapter Cervical Strain

    19 Chapter Longus Colli Tendinitis

    20 Chapter Retropharyngeal Abscess

    21 Chapter Cervicothoracic Interspinous Bursitis

    22 Chapter Brachial Plexopathy

    23 Chapter Pancoast’s Tumor Syndrome

    24 Chapter Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

     Section 4 Shoulder Pain Syndromes 

    25 Chapter Arthritis Pain of the Shoulder

    26 Chapter Acromioclavicular Joint Pain

    27 Chapter Subdeltoid Bursitis

    28 Chapter Bicipital Tendinitis

    29 Chapter Avascular Necrosis of the Glenohumeral Joint

    30 Chapter Adhesive Capsulitis

    31 Chapter Biceps Tendon Tear

    32 Chapter Supraspinatus Syndrome

    33 Chapter Rotator Cuff Tear

    34 Chapter Deltoid Syndrome

    35 Chapter Teres Major Syndrome

    36 Chapter Scapulocostal Syndrome

     Section 5 Elbow Pain Syndromes 

    37 Chapter Arthritis Pain of the Elbow

    38 Chapter Tennis Elbow

    39 Chapter Golfer’s Elbow

    40 Chapter Distal Biceps Tendon Tear

    41 Chapter Thrower’s Elbow

    42 Chapter Anconeus Syndrome

    43 Chapter Supinator Syndrome

    44 Chapter Brachioradialis Syndrome

    45 Chapter Ulnar Nerve Entrapment at the Elbow

    46 Chapter Lateral Antebrachial Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment at the Elbow

    47 Chapter Osteochondritis Dessicans of the Elbow

    48 Chapter Olecranon Bursitis

     Section 6 Wrist Pain Syndromes 

    49 Chapter Arthritis Pain of the Wrist

    50 Chapter Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

    51 Chapter De Quervain’s Tenosynovitis

    52 Chapter Arthritis Pain at the Carpometacarpal Joints

    53 Chapter Ganglion Cysts of the Wrist

     Section7 Hand Pain Syndromes 

    54 Chapter Trigger Thumb

    55 Chapter Trigger Finger

    56 Chapter Sesamoiditis of the Hand

    57 Chapter Plastic Bag Palsy

    58 Chapter Carpal Boss Syndrome

    59 Chapter Dupuytren’s Contracture

     Section 8 Chest Wall Pain Syndromes 

    60 Chapter Costosternal Syndrome

    61 Chapter Manubriosternal Syndrome

    62 Chapter Intercostal Neuralgia

    63 Chapter Diabetic Truncal Neuropathy

    64 Chapter Tietze’s Syndrome

    65 Chapter Precordial Catch Syndrome

    66 Chapter Fractured Ribs

    67 Chapter Post-Thoracotomy Pain Syndrome

     Section 9 Thoracic Spine Pain Syndromes 

    68 Chapter Acute Herpes Zoster of the Thoracic Dermatomes

    69 Chapter Costovertebral Joint Syndrome

    70 Chapter Postherpetic Neuralgia

    71 Chapter Thoracic Vertebral Compression Fracture

     Section 10 Abdominal and Groin Pain Syndromes 

    72 Chapter Acute Pancreatitis

    73 Chapter Chronic Pancreatitis

    74 Chapter Ilioinguinal Neuralgia

    75 Chapter Genitofemoral Neuralgia

    Section 11 Lumbar Spine and Sacroiliac Joint Pain Syndromes 

    76 Chapter Lumbar Radiculopathy

    77 Chapter Latissimus Dorsi Syndrome

    78 Chapter Spinal Stenosis

    79 Chapter Arachnoiditis

    80 Chapter Discitis

    81 Chapter Sacroiliac Joint Pain

     Section 12 Pelvic Pain Syndromes 

    82 Chapter Osteitis Pubis

    83 Chapter Gluteus Maximus Syndrome

    84 Chapter Piriformis Syndrome

    85 Chapter Ischiogluteal Bursitis

    86 Chapter Levator Ani Syndrome

    87 Chapter Coccydynia

     Section 13 Hip and Lower Extremity Pain Syndromes 

    88 Chapter Arthritis Pain of the Hip

    89 Chapter Snapping Hip Syndrome

    90 Chapter Iliopectineal Bursitis

    91 Chapter Ischial Bursitis

    92 Chapter Meralgia Paresthetica

    93 Chapter Phantom Limb Pain

    94 Chapter Trochanteric Bursitis

     Section 14 Knee and Distal Lower Extremity Pain Syndromes 

    95 Chapter Arthritis Pain of the Knee

    96 Chapter Avascular Necrosis of the Knee Joint

    97 Chapter Medial Collateral Ligament Syndrome

    98 Chapter Medial Meniscal Tear

    99 Chapter Anterior Cruciate Ligament Syndrome

    100 Chapter Jumper's Knee

    101 Chapter Runner's Knee

    102 Chapter Suprapatellar Bursitis

    103 Chapter Prepatellar Bursitis

    104 Chapter Superficial Infrapatellar Bursitis

    105 Chapter Deep Infrapatellar Bursitis

    106 Chapter Osgood Schlatter Disease

    107 Chapter Baker’s Cyst of the Knee

    108 Chapter Pes Anserine Bursitis

    109 Chapter Tennis Leg

     Section 15 Ankle Pain Syndromes 

    110 Chapter Arthritis Pain of the Ankle

    111 Chapter Arthritis of the Midtarsal Joints

    112 Chapter Deltoid Ligament Strain

    113 Chapter Anterior Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome

    114 Chapter Posterior Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome

    115 Chapter Achilles Tendinitis

    116 Chapter Achilles Tendon Rupture

     Section 16 Foot Pain Syndromes

    117 Chapter Arthritis Pain of the Toes

    118 Chapter Bunion Pain

    119 Chapter Morton’s Neuroma

    120 Chapter Freiberg's Disease

    121 Chapter Plantar Fasciitis

    122 Chapter Calcaneal Spur Syndrome

    123 Chapter Mallet Toe

    124 Chapter Hammer Toe


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