Pain by Tabitha A. Washington

Pain

byTabitha A. Washington, Khalilah M. Brown, Gilbert J. Fanciullo

Paperback | February 8, 2012

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Patients with pain disorders pose many clinical challenges for the attending physician. Even experienced clinicians occasionally arrive at the point where diagnostic, work-up, treatment, or prognostic thinking becomes blocked. Pain teaches the reader to recognize and appropriately treat a variety of pain disorders using a case study format. Divided into three section, chronic pain conditions, chronic pain and related disorders, and treatment overview, and derived from consultation requests from providers in medicalpractice, the cases are written in a format that encourages the reader to formulate a differential diagnosis and treatment plan for a variety of pain problems. Succinct in its presentation and logical in its layout, Pain is the perfect resource for the busy practitioner on the go.

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Tabitha A. Washington, MD, MS, is Associate Pain Fellowship Program Director, Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology at the Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center and Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at Dartmouth Medical School Lebanon, NH. Khalilah M. Brown, MD, MPH is Fellow Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology at the...

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Title:PainFormat:PaperbackDimensions:224 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.68 inPublished:February 8, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199827605

ISBN - 13:9780199827602

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Table of Contents

Section I Chronic Pain Conditions1. Complex Regional Pain Syndrome2. Peripheral Neuropathy3. Post-Herpetic Neuralgia4. Post-Stroke Central Pain5. Multiple Sclerosis Related Pain6. Radiculopathy7. Brachial Plexus Avulsion Injury8. Superficial Radial Nerve Injury9. Post-Thoracotomy Pain Syndrome (Acute and Chronic Pain)10. Dental Pain11. Trigeminal Neuralgia and Atypical Facial Pain12. Phantom Limb Pain13. Spinal Cord Injury Pain14. Ramsey Hunt Syndrome (Geniculate Neuralgia)15. Supraorbital Neuralgia16. Glossopharngeal Neuralgia17. Arachnoiditis18. Occipital Neuralgia19. Cancer Related Pain20. MononeuropathySection II Chronic Pain and Related Disorders21. Chronic Pain and Depression22. Chronic Pain and Addictive Disorder23. Chronic Pain and Other Psychiatric Condition24. The Difficult Chronic Pain PatientSection III Treatment Overview25. Antidepressants26. Anticonvulsants27. Opioids28. Other Adjuvant Drugs29. Spinal Cord and Peripheral Nerve Stimulation30. Neurosurgical Procedures for Pain31. Marijuana