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Practical Guide to Chronic Pain Syndromes

1st Edition

Edited by Gary W. Jay

CRC Press

436 pages | 100 B/W Illus.

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Clinically oriented and evidence-based, Practical Guide to Chronic Pain Syndromes supplies pain specialists, neurologists, and anesthesiologists with the latest critical advances in pain management.

Key features include:

    • Sections clearly organized by specific pain syndromes
    • Chapters with basic structural templates for fast-referencing
    • Two supplemental sections offering in-depth discussions of medications and other treatment options
    • Treatment recommendations for an array of syndromes, including headache/facial pain and soft-tissue, neuropathic, rheumatological, abdominal, urological, low back, and cancer-related pain

The book delivers a swift and accurate diagnosis aide for the treatment of pain syndromes and the creation of treatment plans for chronic pain patients.

Table of Contents

Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy 

HIV/AIDS Neuropathy

Central Post Stroke Pain

Postherpetic Neuralgia 

Phantom Limb 

Pathophysiology of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome 

Meralgia Paresthetica 

Compression Neuropathies 

Autonomic Nervous System Evaluation 

Myofascial Pain Syndrome 

Piriformis Syndrome  


Mechanical Low Back Pain 

Neuropathic Low Back Pain 

Interstitial Cystitis  


Chronic Pelvic Pain 

Cancer Pain  

Palliative Care  

Electrical Injury 

Neurogenic Thoracic Outlet Obstruction  


Non-Opiate Analgesics And Adjuvants  

Opioid Medications  

Legal Aspects  

Antidepressant Medications 

Anticonvulsant Medications

Subject Categories

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