Pain Sourcebook, 5th Edition

  • Keith Jones
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  • ISBN-10: 0780815726
  • ISBN-13: 9780780815728
  • DDC: 616.0472
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 600 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released August 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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This updated fifth edition provides information about the different ways people experience pain and how pain affects mental health, sleep patterns, and everyday tasks. Causes and treatments of common types of pain are discussed, including facts about diagnostic procedures, conventional and CAM therapies for pain relief, and tips for working with a healthcare provider or pain management team.

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: Relaxation Techniques for People with Chronic Pain.
9: Physical Activity Helps Relieve Arthritis 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: Knees and Their Problems.
17: Muscle Pain.
18: Neck Pain.
19: Repetitive Motion Disorders.
20: Shoulder Problems.
21: Sprains and Strains.
22: Sports Injuries.
23: Other Pain-Related Injuries and Disorders.
24: Burns.
25: Cancer Pain.
26: Chest Pain.
27: Dental and Facial Pain.
28: Complex Regional Pain Syndrome.
29: Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism (DVT/PE).
30: Ear Pain.
31: Gastrointestinal Pain.
32: Gynecological Pain.
33: Headaches.
34: Multiple Sclerosis Pain.
35: Neuralgia and Neurological Pain.
36: Neuropathies.
37: Phantom Pain.
38: Sickle Cell Pain.
39: Sinus Pain.
40: Somatoform Pain Disorder.
41: Stroke and Pain.
42: Surgical Pain.
43: Urological Pain.
44: Medical Management of Pain.
45: Pain Treatment.
46: Diagnosing and Evaluating Pain.
47: Conventional and Integrative Approaches to Pain Management.
48: Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) Therapies for Pain.
49: Understanding Pain Medicine.
50: Over-the-Counter Pain Relievers.
51: Topical Pain Relievers.
52: Non-Opioid Analgesic Pain Relievers.
53: Opioid Pain Relievers.
54: Other Medications Used for Pain Management.
55: Corticosteroid Injections for Relieving Pain.
56: Invasive and Implanted Pain Interventions.
57: Surgical Procedures for Pain Relief.
58: Palliative Care.
59: Multidisciplinary Pain Management Programs.
Additional Help and Information.
Terms Related to Pain and Pain Management.
Resources for More Information about Pain Management.