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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…

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…

Handbook of Pain ManagementSuccessful pain management is key to patient quality of life and outcomes across many fields of medicine. The Handbook of Pain Management provides an insightful and comprehensive summary, authored by a noted expert.Concise and insightful review of an important and complicated area of medicine…

Oxford Handbook of Pain Management (Oxford Medical Handbooks)The Oxford Handbook of Pain Management is the essential resource for all clinicians involved in the management of pain. Organised into sections dealing with basic principles of treatment, therapeutic interventions, including non-medical management of pain, and specific clinical situations, the Handbook emphasises the multimodal treatment options available for patients with pain conditions and brings them together to provide a truly biopsychosocial approach to management. Covering both chronic a…

Project Pain Reliever: A Just-In-Time Handbook for Anyone Managing ProjectsAlthough a valuable reference for all project managers, this handbook was developed primarily for new and accidental project managers who manage projects as part of their role and not their profession. These project managers often lack the training or experience to effectively address many of the problems faced by seasoned project management professionals. Project Pain Reliever is uniquely organized in essentially a plug-and-play format designed to help these project managers quickly find specif…

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, …

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…

The Pain Management Handbook: A Concise Guide to Diagnosis and Treatment (Current Clinical Practice)Those who do not feel pain seldom think that it is felt. SAMUEL JoHNSON, The Rambler, no. 48 (September 1, 1750) Who among us has not experienced the suffering of a patient with chronic disease, who in addition to the vicissitudes of fatigue, anxiety, and frustration, must also deal with the suffering of pain? Who among us has not considered, and then reconsidered, whether a patient’s complaints are worthy of a narcotic and thence worried about the social and legal implications of chronic use? W…

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. …

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…