Integrative Pain Management

Paperback | February 11, 2016

EditorRobert A. Bonakdar, Andrew W. Sukiennik

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Integrative Pain Management provides an overview of pain physiology, current conventional care options, an understanding of integrative medicine as it applies to pain management, the role of pain practitioners when working collaboratively, and the utilization of an expansive andpatient-centered treatment model. This comprehensive guide written by experts in the field provides case examples of pain conditions, reviews common integrative treatments including physical therapy, behavioral strategies, and advanced procedures to maximize function and reduce pain, and extensivefurther reading resources. Part of the Weil Integrative Medicine Library, this volume offers clinicians treating pain innovative and patient-centered tools for approaching their most difficult cases to improve their approach and outcomes. The book provides access to additional online content that supplements some of theintegrative interventions discussed including videos of tai chi in pain management, a demonstration of motivational interviewing as practitioner empowerment, and figures including the STarT Back Screening Tool (SBST) for spine care. Integrative medicine is defined as healing-oriented medicine thattakes account of the whole person (body, mind, and spirit) as well as all aspects of lifestyle; it emphasizes the therapeutic relationship and makes use of appropriate therapies, both conventional and alternative. Series editor Andrew Weil, MD, is Professor and Director of the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona. Dr. Weil's program was the first such academic program in the U.S., and its stated goal is "to combine the best ideas and practices of conventional and alternativemedicine into cost effective treatments without embracing alternative practices uncritically."

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Integrative Pain Management provides an overview of pain physiology, current conventional care options, an understanding of integrative medicine as it applies to pain management, the role of pain practitioners when working collaboratively, and the utilization of an expansive andpatient-centered treatment model. This comprehensive guid...

Robert Bonakdar is the Director of Pain Management at the Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine in La Jolla, California and an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine. Andrew W. Sukiennik is an Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at Tufts Medical School and Winchester Hospital in B...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:912 pages, 9.21 × 6.1 × 0.01 inPublished:February 11, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199315248

ISBN - 13:9780199315246

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Table of Contents

I. Pain and Integrative Medicine: Impact and Considerations1. Expanding Our Understanding and Treatment of Pain2. Integrative Pain Management: Transforming the Paradigm of Care3. Integrative Medicine: The Treatment of Choice for Pain Management4. Policy Advocacy for Integrative Pain Management: Getting to Perfect Alignment5. The Evolving Economics of Integrative Pain ManagementII. Pain: Current Understanding and Treatment6. Central Sensitization Syndrome: The Role of Microglia in Chronic Pain and Depression7. Central Pain States: A Shift in Thinking About Chronic Pain8. Contextual Mediators of Chronic Pain9. Neuropathy and Thoracic Outlet Syndrome10. Pain Physiology11. Common Neural Blockade ProceduresIII. Integrative Evaluation and Considerations12. Chronic Pain: A Template for Biopsychosocial Assessment13. Measuring Pain: An Overview of Assessment Tools14. The Clinician as Intervention: Motivational Interviewing and Practitioner Empowerment15. Sleep, Depression, and Psychological Co-morbidities in Pain Management16. Obesity-Related Pain: Improving Pain Through Metabolic Health17. Managing Chronic Non-cancer Pain in the Primary Care Setting18. Self-care for Optimizing Pain Management: The Role of the Patient and Practitioner19. Empowerment Group Visits as a Treatment for Chronic PainIV. Integrative Therapies and Systems for Pain ManagementA. Diet and Biologically based therapies21. Non-Herbal Dietary Supplement and Nutrients in Pain22. Omega-3 Oils23. Herbal Medicine24. Hormones and Pain25. A Regenerative Injection Therapies for Pain: Traditional, Platelet Rich Plasma and Biocellular ProlotherapyB. Mind-body Therapies26. Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction and Chronic Pain27. Biofeedback for Chronic Pain28. Hypnosis for Chronic Pain29. Guided Imagery: A Multi-Purpose Technique for Helping People in Pain30. Yoga in Pain Management31. Tai Chi in Pain Management: A Focus on OsteoarthritisC. Manipulative and Physical Therapies32. Exercise and Movement for Pain33. Physical Therapy: Evaluation and Incorporation of Treatments34. Electroanalgesia in Pain Management35. Manual Medicine and Manipulative TechniquesD. Whole Systems Approach36. Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture37. Auricular Therapy38. The Role of the Naturopathic Physician in Pain Management39. An Ayurvedic Approach to Chronic Pain with Stress40. Energy Medicine in Pain ManagementV. Integrative Approaches to Condition Management41. Integrative Case Management: The Importance of Collaboration and The Project Echo Example42. Integrative Headache Management43. Integrative Spine Care: A Pathway Approach for Optimizing Results44. Facial Pain45. Integrative Approaches to Chronic Abdominal Pain and IBS46. Integrative Approaches to Fibromyalgia47. Integrative Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis48. Integrative Management of Myofascial Pain Syndrome49. Chronic Pelvic Pain50. Cancer Related Pain: An Overview51. Integrative and Interdisciplinary Pain Management in the Military and VA52. Integrative Approach to Pediatric Pain, Part 1: Procedural and Acute Pain in Children53. Integrative Approach to Pediatric Pain, Part 2: Chronic Pediatric Pain54. Pain, Addiction, and The Role of Primary Care as the Center of Treatment55. Pain in the Older Adult56. An Integrative Approach to Pain at the End of Life

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"This comprehensive book is a milestone not only in [Dr. Sukiennik's] personal journey but also for the field [of integrative pain medicine] at large. It brings the intellectual imprimatur of Oxford University Press to the field of integrative medicine, that is rapidly adopting currentstandards of evidence-based practice. This volume, with contributions from many of [Dr. Sukiennik's] clinical colleagues at Tufts together with other national and international authorities, is a comprehensive source of up-to-the-minute information on all important modalities now employed in thepractice of integrative pain medicine." --Daniel B. Carr, MD, DABPM, FFPMANZCA (Hon) Professor of Public Health and Community Medicine, Professor of Anesthesiology and Medicine, Founding Director, Program on Pain Research, Education and Policy, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts