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Urogenital Pain in Clinical Practice

1st Edition

Edited by Andrew P. Baranowski, Paul Abrams, Magnus Fall

CRC Press

518 pages

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pub: 2007-12-22
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Developed by an authoritative and multidisciplinary team of contributors well-recognized for their dedication to the care of urogenital pain patients, this source addresses the latest clinical guidelines for the management of urogenital pain and covers the mechanisms and clinical treatment of pain syndromes of the urogenital area in both the male a

Table of Contents

Introduction. Taxonomy and Terminology. Epidemiology of Chronic Pain. Anatomy. Physiology. Neurophysiology of Acute Pain. Neurophysiology of Chronic Pain. Neurophysiology Visceral Pain. Gender and Pain. The Psychological Impact of Chronic UGP. Assessing UGP. Doctors and the Pelvic Pain Patient. The Multidisciplinary Team and Urogenital Pain. Sex and Pain. Complex Chronic Pelvic Pain in Men. Complex Chronic Pelvic Pain in Women. Training in Pain Management. Pain Management and Cancer. Renal Disease / Ureters and Chronic Pain. Acute Pain Management for Ureteric / Renal Colic. Acute Postoperative Pain Management. Bladder Pain Syndrome/IC. Chronic Prostate Pain Syndrome. Intrascrotal Pain Syndromes. Penile Pain Syndromes. Sports Injuries, Enthasitis and Groin Pains. Pudendal Neuralgia. Pelvic Floor Muscle Dysfunction. Pelvic Pain in Gynaecological Practice. Vulvodynia. Rectal and Anal Pain. General Treatments, Drugs and Nerve Blocks. Spinal Stimulators and IT Pumps. Surgical Options. Alternative Treatments

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HEALTH & FITNESS / Pain Management
MEDICAL / Gynecology & Obstetrics
MEDICAL / Urology