Chronic pain : an atlas of investigation and management /
Chronic pain affects nearly one in every four adults worldwide, with pain one of the most common symptoms resulting in medical consultation. The increasing focus on chronic pain presents difficulties for the busy practitioner. Patients typically describe a complex pattern of discomfort, disability,...
Table of Contents:
- Preface; Abbreviations; Chapter 1: Definition and classification of chronic pain; Chapter 2: Chronic pain management strategies; Chapter 3: Headache; Chapter 4: Neck and upper extremity pain; Chapter 5: Back and lower extremity pain; Chapter 6: Neuropathic pain; Chapter 7: Fibromyalgia and arthritis; Chapter 8: Cancer pain; Chapter 9: End-of-life care; Index.