Syndetics cover image
Image from Syndetics

Pain Medicine [electronic resource] : A Multidisciplinary Approach

By: Contributor(s): Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9789888028160Publication details: Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press, 2010.ISBN:
  • 9789882206236
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Pain Medicine : A Multidisciplinary ApproachDDC classification:
  • 616.0472
LOC classification:
  • RB127 .P151 2010
Online resources:
Contents:
Contents; Foreword; Preface; Editors, Contributors & Co-contributors; 1 - Neurobiology and Mechanisms of Pain; 2 - Psychological Concepts of Pain; 3 - Principles of Pain Assessment and Evaluation Tools; 4 - The Clinical Evaluation of Pain; 5 - Epidemiology in Chronic Pain, Gender and Cultural Aspects; 6 - Biostatistics in Pain Medicine; 7 - Ethics in Pain Medicine; 8 - Acute Pain Management; 9 - Cancer Pain; 10 - Headache; 11 - Orofacial Pain; 12 - Neck Pain; 13 - Back Pain; 14 - Muscular Pain Conditions; 15 - Neuropathic Pain; 16 - Painful Arthritis and Rheumatic Conditions
17 - Pain Associated with Medical Diseases18 - Pain in the Older Person; 19 - Pain in Children and Adolescents; 20 - Principles of Pharmacological Treatment; 21 - Opioid Analgesics; 22 - NSAIDs, COX-2 Inhibitors and Paracetamol; 23 - Antidepressants and Anticonvulsants; 24 - Other Medications and Adjuvants in Pain Management; 25 - Interventional Procedures in Pain Management: An Overview; 26 - Peripheral Nerve Blocks; 27 - The Sympathetic Chain : Efficacy of Sympathetic Blockade and Sympathectomy; 28 - Interventional Procedures for Back and Neck Pain; 29 - Neuraxial Analgesia
30 - Spinal Cord Stimulation31 - Neurosurgery in Pain Management; 32 - Radiotherapy in the Management of Pain in Cancer Patients; 33 - Palliative Care for Patients with Advanced Cancer; 34 - Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine; 35 - Physiotherapy; 36 - Occupational Therapy for Chronic Pain: Enhancement of the Role of Productivity and Return to Work; 37 - Psychological Management in Chronic Pain; 38 - Functional Rehabilitation and Cognitive Behavioural Interventions; Index
Summary: This is a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary and multi-national textbook on pain medicine. The book is constructed by experts from different medical specialties and allied healthcare professions. The Contributors are practitioners from Hong Kong, Australia, United Kingdom, Canada and SE Asia. Their approaches to manage acute, chronic and cancer pain are elaborated.
Holdings
Item type Home library Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Electronic Resource Electronic Resource UH Online Library Ebooks Not for loan
Total holds: 0

Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Description based upon print version of record.

Contents; Foreword; Preface; Editors, Contributors & Co-contributors; 1 - Neurobiology and Mechanisms of Pain; 2 - Psychological Concepts of Pain; 3 - Principles of Pain Assessment and Evaluation Tools; 4 - The Clinical Evaluation of Pain; 5 - Epidemiology in Chronic Pain, Gender and Cultural Aspects; 6 - Biostatistics in Pain Medicine; 7 - Ethics in Pain Medicine; 8 - Acute Pain Management; 9 - Cancer Pain; 10 - Headache; 11 - Orofacial Pain; 12 - Neck Pain; 13 - Back Pain; 14 - Muscular Pain Conditions; 15 - Neuropathic Pain; 16 - Painful Arthritis and Rheumatic Conditions

17 - Pain Associated with Medical Diseases18 - Pain in the Older Person; 19 - Pain in Children and Adolescents; 20 - Principles of Pharmacological Treatment; 21 - Opioid Analgesics; 22 - NSAIDs, COX-2 Inhibitors and Paracetamol; 23 - Antidepressants and Anticonvulsants; 24 - Other Medications and Adjuvants in Pain Management; 25 - Interventional Procedures in Pain Management: An Overview; 26 - Peripheral Nerve Blocks; 27 - The Sympathetic Chain : Efficacy of Sympathetic Blockade and Sympathectomy; 28 - Interventional Procedures for Back and Neck Pain; 29 - Neuraxial Analgesia

30 - Spinal Cord Stimulation31 - Neurosurgery in Pain Management; 32 - Radiotherapy in the Management of Pain in Cancer Patients; 33 - Palliative Care for Patients with Advanced Cancer; 34 - Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine; 35 - Physiotherapy; 36 - Occupational Therapy for Chronic Pain: Enhancement of the Role of Productivity and Return to Work; 37 - Psychological Management in Chronic Pain; 38 - Functional Rehabilitation and Cognitive Behavioural Interventions; Index

This is a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary and multi-national textbook on pain medicine. The book is constructed by experts from different medical specialties and allied healthcare professions. The Contributors are practitioners from Hong Kong, Australia, United Kingdom, Canada and SE Asia. Their approaches to manage acute, chronic and cancer pain are elaborated.