The Management of Chronic Pain by A. W. DiamondThe Management of Chronic Pain by A. W. Diamond

The Management of Chronic Pain

byA. W. Diamond, S. W. Coniam

Hardcover | April 1, 1997

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This book provides an up-to-date account of how to deal with the major chronic pain syndromes, including back pain, body and myofascial pain, malignant diseases, neurogenic pain, and headaches. It gives both background knowledge, and clear and concise advice on managing patients who sufferchronic pain. This book provides the essential practical information required for effective patient management.
S. W. Coniam is at Frenchay Hospital, Bristol.
Title:The Management of Chronic PainFormat:HardcoverDimensions:190 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.63 inPublished:April 1, 1997Publisher:Oxford University Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0192626957

ISBN - 13:9780192626950


Table of Contents

1. Pain Clinics and pain relief2. Pain perception3. Assessment of the pain patient4. Back pain5. Body wall and myofascial pain6. Relief of pain in malignant disease7. Neurogenic pain8. Headache9. Pain syndromes of unknown cause10. Psychological management of pain11. Protocols for pain managementIndex

Editorial Reviews

`This handbook provides medical guidelines for frequently encountered clinical problems in the management of chronic pain, and may be useful to physicians considering entry into pain clinic practice.'Katherine Harman, Annals of the Royal College of Phys. and Surgeons of Canada, vol.31, no.5,August 1998.