Atlas of Common Pain Syndromes - 4th Edition - ISBN: 9780323547314, 9780323547321

Atlas of Common Pain Syndromes

4th Edition

Author: Steven Waldman
eBook ISBN: 9780323547321
eBook ISBN: 9780323550963
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323547314
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 15th May 2018
Page Count: 568

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The first step in the effective management of patients in pain is making the correct diagnosis . . . and how to diagnose pain is what Waldman’s Atlas of Common Pain Syndromes, 4th Edition is all about.

Written to help practitioners care for their patients in pain, this top-selling text provides complete, concise, step-by-step visual guidance to help simplify the diagnosis and management of over 130 common pain syndromes. The user friendly, easy to reference head-to-toe format gives the practitioner a concise description of each pain syndrome along with full-color art, drawings, clinical photographs, and a full range of radiological and ultrasound images that will help simplify making the correct diagnosis.

Key Features

  • Covers more than 130 common pain conditions with the concise information you need to make the correct diagnosis, making it a useful everyday reference in clinical practice.
  • Using a consistent, easy to follow visual format, each chapter covers one common pain syndrome beginning with the correct ICD-10 code and containing a clear description of the signs and symptoms of each painful condition as well as the tests, differential diagnosis, clinical pearls, and the most up-to-date treatment options.
  • Includes a "Side Effects and Complications" sections in every chapter that help you avoid potential pitfalls in diagnosis and treatment.

Table of Contents

Waldman: Atlas of Common Pain Syndromes, 4th edition



Section I: Headache Pain Syndromes

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

2. Migraine Headache  

3. Tension-Type Headache 

4. Cluster Headache

5. Swimmer's Headache  

6. Analgesic Rebound Headache  

7. Occipital Neuralgia  

8. Pseudotumor Cerebri  

9. Intracranial Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

Section II: Facial Pain Syndromes 

10. Trigeminal Neuralgia  

11. Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction  

12. Atypical Facial Pain  

13. Hyoid Syndrome 

14. Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy of the Face  

Section III: Neck and Brachial Plexus Pain Syndromes

15. Cervical Facet Syndrome  

16. Cervical Radiculopathy  

17. Fibromyalgia of the Cervical Musculature  

18. Cervical Strain  

19. Longus Colli Tendinitis  

20. Retropharyngeal Abscess  

21. Cervicothoracic Interspinous Bursitis  

22. Brachial Plexopathy 

23. Pancoast’s Tumor Syndrome 

24. Thoracic Outlet Syndrome  

Section IV: Shoulder Pain Syndromes 

25. Degenerative Arthritis of the Shoulder  

26. Acromioclavicular Joint Pain  

27. Subdeltoid Bursitis 

28. Bicipital Tendinitis  

29. Avascular Necrosis of the Glenohumeral Joint 

30. Adhesive Capsulitis of the Shoulder 

31. Biceps Tendon Tear  

32. Supraspinatus Syndrome  

33. Rotator Cuff Tear  

34. Deltoid Syndrome  

35. Teres Major Syndrome  

36. Scapulocostal Syndrome 

Section V: Elbow Pain Syndromes 

37. Arthritis Pain of the Elbow  

38. Tennis Elbow  

39. Golfer’s Elbow  

40. Distal Biceps Tendon Tear  

41. Thrower's Elbow  

42. Anconeus Syndrome  

43. Supinator Syndrome 

44. Brachioradialis Syndrome  

45. Ulnar Nerve Entrapment at the Elbow  

46. Lateral Antebrachial Cutaneous Nerve Entrapment At The Elbow  

47. Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Elbow  

48. Olecranon Bursitis  

Section VI: Wrist Pain Syndromes 

49. Arthritis Pain of The Wrist  

50. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome  

51. Flexor Carpi Ulnaris Tendinitis  

52. de Quervain’s Tenosynovitis  

53. Arthritis Pain at the Carpometacarpal Joints 

54. Ganglion Cysts of the Wrist  

SectionVII: Hand Pain Syndromes

55. Trigger Thumb  

56. Trigger Finger  

57. Sesamoiditis of the Hand  

58. Plastic Bag Palsy  

59. Carpal Boss Syndrome  

60. Dupuytren’s Contracture  

Section VIII: Chest Wall Pain Syndromes 

61. Costosternal Syndrome  

62. Manubriosternal Syndrome  

63. Intercostal Neuralgia  

64. Diabetic Truncal Neuropathy  

65. Tietze’s Syndrome  

66. Precordial Catch Syndrome  

67. Fractured Ribs  

68. Post-Thoracotomy Pain  

Section IX: Thoracic Spine Pain Syndromes

69. Acute Herpes Zoster of the Thoracic Dermatome  

70. Costovertebral Joint Syndrome  

71. Postherpetic Neuralgia  

72. Nephrolithiasis  

73. Thoracic Vertebral Compression Fracture  

Section X: Abdominal and Groin Pain Syndromes

74. Acute Pancreatitis  

75. Chronic Pancreatitis  

76. Irritable Bowel Syndrome  

77. Rectus Nerve Entrapment Syndrome  

78. Diverticulitis  

79. Acute Appendicitis  

80. Ilioinguinal Neuralgia 

81. Genitofemoral Neuralgia  

Section XI: Lumbar Spine and Sacroiliac Joint Pain Syndromes 

82. Lumbar Radiculopathy  

83. Latissimus Dorsi Syndrome  

84. Spinal Stenosis  

85. Arachnoiditis  

86. Discitis  

87. Sacroiliac Joint Pain  

Section XII: Pelvic Pain Syndromes 

88. Osteitis Pubis  

89. Gluteus Maximus Syndrome  

90. Piriformis Syndrome  

91. Ischiogluteal Bursitis 

92. Endometriosis  

93. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease  

94. Interstitial Cystitis  

95. Testicular Torsion  

96. Levator Ani Syndrome  

97. Coccydynia  

Section XIII: Hip and Lower Extremity Pain Syndromes

98. Arthritis Pain of the Hip 

99. Snapping Hip Syndrome  

100. Iliopectineal Bursitis  

101. Ischial Bursitis 

102. Meralgia Paresthetica  

103. Phantom Limb Pain 

104. Trochanteric Bursitis 

Section XIV: Knee and Distal Lower Extremity Pain Syndromes 

105. Arthritis Pain of the Knee  

106. Avascular Necrosis of the Knee  

107. Medial Collateral Ligament Syndrome  

108. Medial Meniscal Tear  

109. Anterior Cruciate Ligament Syndrome 

110. Jumper's Knee  

111. Runner's Knee  

112. Suprapatellar Bursitis  

113. Prepatellar Bursitis  

114. Superficial Infrapatellar Bursitis  

115. Deep Infrapatellar Bursitis  

116. Osgood-Schlatter Disease  

117. Baker’s Cyst of the Knee  

118. Pes Anserine Bursitis  

119. Common Peroneal Nerve Entrapment  

120. Tennis Leg  

Section XV: Ankle Pain Syndromes 

121. Arthritis Pain of the Ankle  

122. Arthritis of the Midtarsal Joints  

123. Deltoid Ligament Strain  

124. Anterior Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome 

125. Posterior Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome  

126. Achilles Tendinitis  

127. Achilles Tendon Rupture  

Section XVI: Foot Pain Syndromes

128. Arthritis Pain of the Toes  

129. Bunion Pain  

130. Morton’s Neuroma 

131. Interdigital Burstis 

132. Freiberg Disease 

133. Plantar Fasciitis 

134. Sesamoiditis 

135. Calcaneal Spur Syndrome  

136. Mallet Toe 

137. Hammer Toe


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About the Author

Steven Waldman

Brief Author Bio: (150 words limit per author/editor) Steven D Waldman is an internationally recognized expert and pioneer in the specialty of Pain Medicine. Dr Waldman has received numerous awards and honors and is the author of over twenty textbooks and numerous academic articles on the specialty of Pain Management. His main clinical work is as an interventional pain management physician as well as being an active member of the medical staff at Truman Medical Center at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. He is a former President of the Society of Pain Practice Management (SPPM) Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology, Professor of Medical Humanities and Bioethics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology, Professor of Medical Humanities and Bioethics, University of Missouri-Kansas City, Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.A.