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Opioid-Induced Hyperalgesia

1st Edition

Edited by Jianren Mao

CRC Press

202 pages

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The first clinically focused text dedicated to the newly emerging area of pain medicine known as opioid-induced hyperalgesia (OIH), Opioid-Induced Hyperalgesia provides pain specialists, anesthesiologists, and neurologists with the most current, cutting-edge research and therapeutic options for treating OIH patients. It supplies best practice guide

Table of Contents

Overview on Opioid-Induced Hyperalgesia. Cellular Mechanisms Underlying Morphine Analgesic Tolerance and Hyperalgesia. Overview on Clinical Features of Opioid-Induced Hyperalgesia. Clinical Assessment Tools: Quantitative Sensory Testing. Opioid Tolerance, Dependence, and Hyperalgesia. Challenging Clinical Issues on the Interaction Between Addiction and Hyperalgesia. Practical Management of Opioid-Induced Hyperalgesia in the Primary Care Setting. Managing Opioid-Induced Hyperalgesia in the Perioperative Period. Role of Ketamine in Managing Opioid-InducedHyperalgesia. Role of Opioid Rotation and Tapering in Managing Opioid-Induced Hyperalgesia. Clinical Implications of Opioid-Induced Hyperalgesia.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HEALTH & FITNESS / Pain Management
MEDICAL / Anesthesiology
MEDICAL / Neurology