A medical textbook on how to diagnose and treat acute and chronic pain. A complete pain manual. It covers detailed diagnosis and treatment of pain. It has extensive pearls on the use of opioids and many adjunctive treatments. It also covers basic anesthesiology techniques. It is a must for anyone dealing with pain. It also include and introduction to clinical anesthesia. Filled with detailed work-ups, treatments, pearls, illustrations, differential diagnosis, references....Everything you ever needed to know about pain issues in an easy to read and navigate format created specifically for the handheld device. Edited by multiple specialists. The perfect text for internists, family physicians, urgent care clinicians, residents, medical students and mid-level providers. New in the 2016 edition: Over 255 illustrations, most in color. New index that is hyperlinked with over 900 terms. 2023 Edition: 343 illustrations. Updated content.
It has been reviewed by a Neurologist and Anesthesiologist.
No other text on the market provides such a collection of succinct and clinically relevant material that can be accessed at the bedside.
TOPICS: Physiology Classification Pain Hx & Evaluation Acute Chronic W/u & Neuropathic pain Tx of PAIN Muscle Relaxer Narcotics Non-Malignant Pain & Long-term opioids Substance Abusers Cancer Pain Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Anesthesia NSAIDs Adjuvants Weak Opioids Combo Agents Strong Opioids Fibromyalgia Topical & Local Anesthesia Sedation Erythromelalgia