Pain Analysis

Pain Analysis

A Guide to Diagnosis

1st Edition - January 1, 1970

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  • Editor: Rudolph Janzen
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483183350

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Pain Analysis: A Guide to Diagnosis describes the morphology of pain receptors. This book is composed of 12 chapters that discuss the triggering and conduction of the pain stimulus. Some of the topics covered in the book are the localization, different types, development and course of stimulus, and characteristics of pain, as well as the conditions that produce the stimulus. Other chapters deal with the diagnosis of head and facial pain, neuralgia, cephalalgia, trunk and extremities pain, thoracic and acute abdominal pain, and colic. The discussion then shifts to the role of acute abdomen situation in metabolic diseases, the pain analysis in diseases in the retroperitoneal space, and lower abdomen that generates the feeling of pain. A chapter is devoted to the pain due to peripheral arterial occlusion. The final chapters focus on the special pain analysis in the newborn and infants. The book can provide useful information to doctors, students, and researchers.

Table of Contents


  • 1. Pain

    2. Morphology of Pain Receptors

    3. Superficial and Deep Pain

    4. Elucidation of Some Terms

    5. Principles of Clinical Pain Analysis

    6. Head and Facial Pain

    7. Pain in the Trunk and Extremities

    8. Thoracic Pain

    9. Analysis of Acute Upper Abdominal Pain and Colic

    10. Lower Abdominal Pain

    11. Cardiac and Vascular Pain

    12. Pain Analysis in Childhood

    Index


Product details

  • No. of pages: 96
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Butterworth-Heinemann 1970
  • Published: January 1, 1970
  • Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483183350

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Rudolph Janzen

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