Essentials of Pain Medicine by Honorio Benzon,Srinivasa N. Raja,Scott E. Fishman,Spencer

By Honorio Benzon,Srinivasa N. Raja,Scott E. Fishman,Spencer Liu,Steven P Cohen

This 3rd variation of necessities of soreness drugs bargains an obtainable and concise, but whole, evaluation of trendy concept and perform of discomfort medication and local anesthesia. From a evaluation of uncomplicated concerns via neighborhood anesthetics and nerve block strategies, this publication offers the reader with an outstanding device for examination evaluation or perform of soreness Management.

  • Organized in a concise, sensible quick-reference format.
  • All chapters are short and straightforward to learn quickly.
  • Offers particular ideas for the evaluate and administration of a whole diversity of ache syndromes, together with melanoma pain.
  • Features over 230 diagrams, illustrations, precis charts and tables that make clear the knowledge and make it effortless to apply.
  • Discusses the most recent medications and healing techniques, equivalent to acupuncture.
  • Presents the administration of soreness for each environment the place it's practiced, together with the emergency room, the serious care unit, and the soreness clinic.
  • Includes new issues corresponding to: imaging in discomfort drugs, radiation protection, concerns linked to using narcotics, intraarticular and intraperitoneal use of opioids, discomfort administration within the emergency room and within the extensive care unit, discomfort administration matters while pregnant, geriatric discomfort, and hospice care and end-of-life concerns.
  • New chapters on interventional methods contain discography, intradiscal electrothermal coagulation (IDET), vertebroplasty, and piriformis injections. Truncal blocks and neuraxial blocks and anticoagulants are further to the part on nerve blocks.

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