Pain Sourcebook, 4th Edition

  • Karen Bellenir
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  • ISBN-10: 0780813006
  • ISBN-13: 9780780813007
  • DDC: 616.0472
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 640 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released July 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Pain Sourcebook, Third Edition provides updated information about the prevalence and effects of acute and chronic pain. Diagnostic tests and treatment options—including recently approved medications, implantable technologies, and complementary therapies for pain relief—are presented, along with detailed information about specific disorders and conditions associated with pain

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
1: Encountering and Avoiding Pain.
2: Pain: The Universal Disorder.
3: Facts and Figures on Pain.
4: Pain Perception.
5: Chronic Pain Affects Mental Health and Sleep.
6: Substance Use and Pain.
7: Coping with Chronic Pain.
8: Stress Management: An Important Tool for People with Chronic Pain.
9: Physical Activity Helps Relieve and Avoid Spinal Pain.
10: Ergonomics to Avoid Workplace Pain.
11: Musculoskeletal Pain.
12: Arthritis and Rheumatic Diseases.
13: Back and Spinal Pain.
14: Bone Pain.
15: Fibromyalgia.
16: Foot Pain.
17: Growing Pains.
18: Knee Pain.
19: Muscle Pain.
20: Neck Pain.
21: Repetitive Motion Disorders.
22: Shoulder Pain.
23: Sports Injuries.
24: Other Pain-Related Injuries and Disorders.
25: Burns.
26: Cancer Pain.
27: Chest Pain.
28: Dental and Facial Pain.
29: Ear Pain.
30: Gastrointestinal Pain.
31: Gynecological Pain.
32: Headaches.
33: Multiple Sclerosis Pain.
34: Neuralgia and Neurological Pain.
35: Neuropathies.
36: Phantom and Stump Pain.
37: Sickle Cell Pain.
38: Sinus Pain.
39: Somatoform Pain Disorder.
40: Stroke and Pain.
41: Surgical Pain.
42: Urological Pain.
43: Medical Management of Pain.
44: Working with Your Doctor and Pain Management Team.
45: Diagnosing and Evaluating Pain.
46: Conventional and Integrative Approaches to Pain Management.
47: Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) Therapies for Pain.
48: Over-the-Counter Pain Relievers.
49: Topical Pain Relievers.
50: Non-Opioid Analgesic Pain Relievers.
51: Opioid Pain Relievers.
52: Other Medications Used for Pain Management.
53: Corticosteroid Injections for Relieving Pain.
54: Invasive and Implanted Pain Interventions.
55: Surgical Procedures for Pain Relief.
56: Palliative Care.
57: Additional Help and Information.
58: Terms Related to Pain and Pain Management.
59: Resources for More Information about Pain Management.