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The Massachusetts General Hospital Handbook of Pain Management (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Handbook Series)The Third Edition of this highly popular pocket guide presents the state-of-the-art approaches to pain management that are currently taught and practiced at the Massachusetts General Hospital. This edition has new chapters on chronic back pain, pain control in children with chronic and terminal disease, and diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, plus new illustrations of procedures and techniques. All chapters include the latest evidence-based information and coverage of fibromyalgia, psychosoma…

Small Animal Anesthesia and Pain Management: A Color Handbook (Veterinary Color Handbook Series)This is a concise and quick reference guide, clinically oriented, based on experience underpinned by published research data.The book covers anesthetic equipment, monitoring, premedication, intravenous induction agents, injectable anesthetic combinations, inhalant anesthesia, anesthesia for specific diseases, fluid therapy, anesthetic emergencies and complications, acute and chronic pain management. Drug dosages and anesthetic protocols are provided in tabular form. The book contains a wealth…

Handbook of Laboratory Animal Anesthesia and Pain Management: Rodents (Laboratory Animal Pocket Reference)Rodents are the most commonly used species in biomedical research. Individuals conducting rodent research are often responsible to ensure that all areas of anesthesia and analgesia are performed humanely. Anesthetic agent selection, anesthetic monitoring, and postoperative pain assessment and management are essential to the institutional animal care and use program and contribute significantly to the 3Rs by reducing pain and/or distress and refining various procedures. The Handbook of Laboratory…

Handbook of Veterinary Pain Management, 3eTrust the Handbook of Veterinary Pain Management, 3rd Edition to help you meet the increasing need for effective pain management in the animals you treat. This user-friendly guide contains the most up-to-date and clinically relevant information on analgesic drugs and managing pain in dogs, cats, birds, reptiles, ferrets, and rabbits. It specifically covers the areas of pain assessment, pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical treatment options, guidelines for managing acute and chronic pain, and un…

Symptom Management Algorithms: A Handbook for Palliative CarePocket sized hospice and palliative care handbook recently updated and released for those providing end of life care and interfacing with the management of advanced chronic diseases. Includes detailled assessment tool, treatment guidelines, tables and scales for pain management and other distressing symptoms. A practical educational tool for nurses in hospice, oncology, long term care and inpatient palliative care. Includes guidelines for spiritual, psychosocial and dignity conserving interventi…

Psychological Approaches to Pain Management, Second Edition: A Practitioner's HandbookDesigned for maximum clinical utility, this volume shows how to tailor psychological treatment programs to patients suffering from a wide range of pain problems. Conceptual and diagnostic issues are discussed, widely used clinical models reviewed, and a framework presented for integrating psychological treatment with medical and surgical interventions. …

Handbook of Pain ManagementThis comprehensive resource is a multidisciplinary working manual aimed at health practitioners who deal with the diagnosis and treatment of pain. This edition emphasizes the wide spectrum of pain, rather than just chronic pain and includes new chapters on pharmacological interventions, including drug detoxification protocols; medical-legal issues; and expanded information on pain clinics. The text also reviews the classification of pain; its theoretical pathways and mechanisms; and its social, …

Handbook on Pharmacological Management of Chronic PainThis ambitious text attempts to achieve what few have been able to in the past – a concise, practical and easy-to-read evidence-based medicine review on pain pharmacology. It can serve as a reference tool to be carried in the lab coats of medical students, residents, attendings and other health care providers interested in quality pain management; or as a stand-alone quick review of pain pharmacology….

The Trigger Point Therapy Workbook: Your Self-Treatment Guide for Pain Relief (A New Harbinger Self-Help Workbook)Trigger point therapy is one of the fastest-growing and most effective pain therapies in the world. Medical doctors, chiropractors, physical therapists, and massage therapists are all beginning to use this technique to relieve patients’ formerly undiagnosable muscle and joint pain, both conditions that studies have shown to be the cause of nearly 25 percent of all doctor visits.This book addresses the problem of myofascial trigger points—tiny contraction knots that develop in a muscle when i…

Handbook of Veterinary Pain Management, 2eYou can trust this user-friendly guide to help you meet the increasing need for effective pain management in the animals you treat. It provides instant access to clinically relevant information on pain assessment, pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical treatment options, guidelines for managing acute and chronic pain, and unique aspects of pain management in dogs, cats, horses, cattle, birds, reptiles, ferrets, and rabbits.User-friendly format helps you quickly and easily find essential pain mana…