Key Features

  • Offers an entirely new section on Cancer Pain, plus brand-new chapters on patient evaluation, chronic pain, upper and lower extremity pain, nerve blocks, and more.
  • Reflects all of the latest evaluation techniques, treatment approaches, and pain syndromes.

Table of Contents

EVALUATION

1. Initial Management of Acute Pain

2. Evaluation of the Chronic Pain Patient

3. Evaluation of Pain in Children

4. Evaluation of the Geriatric Pain Patient

5. Assessment of Substance Abuse Potential

6. Psychological Evaluation

7. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

8. Sleep Disturbances and Chronic Pain

9. Pain Measurement

10. Radiography / PET Scan

11. Discography

12. EMG/NCV (upper / lower)

13. Thermography

14. Exam Under Sedation

15. Testing & Treatment with IV Local Anesthetics & Other

16. Differential Epidural / Spinal Blockade

17. Diagnostic Nerve Blocks

ACUTE PAIN

18. Epidural Endoscopy

19. Patient Controlled Analgesia

20. Acute Herpes Zoster

21. Acute Upper Extremity Pain

22. Acute Lower Extremity Pain

23. Acute Thoracic Pain

24. Acute Abdominal Pain

25. Acute Pancreatitis

26. Obstetric Pain

CHRONIC PAIN SYNDROMES

27. Myofascial Pain Syndromes

28. Post-Herpetic Neuralgia

29. Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

30. Metastatic Cancer Pain

31. Diabetic Neuropathy

32. Chronic Pancreatic Pain

33. Neuropathic Pain

34. Central Pain Syndrome

35. Phantom Pain

36. Pain in the Spinal Cord-Injured Patient

37. The Fibromyalgia Syndrome

38. Rheumatoid Arthritis

39. Osteoarthritis

40. Discogenic Back Pain

41. Nonsomatic Pain

42. AIDS

43. Groin Pain

44. Pelvic Pain

CANCER PAIN

45. Patient Education

46. Cancer Pain Management

47. Medical Management of Cancer Pain: Oral Analgesics?

48. Neurolytic Blocks

49. Non-Pharmacological Interventions

50. Implantable Devices

51. Hospice Care / Palliative Care

HEAD AND NECK PAIN

Details

No. of pages:
384
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2006
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
Print ISBN:
9780323019743
Electronic ISBN:
9780323070157