Orofacial Pain: A Guide to Medications and Management

Orofacial Pain: A Guide to Medications and Management

by Glenn T. Clark
     
 

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Orofacial Pain: A Guide to Medications and Management brings together guidance and information on the rational use of medications for the treatment of chronic orofacial pain. Focusing on clinically relevant information throughout and aiming itself squarely at the needs of dentists and other clinicians working directly with orofacial pain, the book covers the

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Orofacial Pain: A Guide to Medications and Management brings together guidance and information on the rational use of medications for the treatment of chronic orofacial pain. Focusing on clinically relevant information throughout and aiming itself squarely at the needs of dentists and other clinicians working directly with orofacial pain, the book covers the use of oral, injectable and topical medications for managing neuropathic and musculoskeletal pain, headache, and uncommon orofacial pain disorders.  Useful features, such as discussion of the top 60 medications prescribed for orofacial pain, are integrated with comprehensive coverage of drug types, pharmacolegal issues, and the interaction of medication management with other treatment strategies.

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“I would consider it to be a rich reference source for any clinician wishing to explore this subject in more detail.”  (British Dental Journal, 9 November 2013)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781119949183
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/30/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
392
File size:
6 MB

Meet the Author

Glenn T. Clark, DDS, MS is Director of the Orofacial Pain and Oral Medicine Center at the University of Southern California Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry.

Raymond A. Dionne, DDS, PhD is Scientific Director of the Division of Intramural Research at the National Institute of Nursing Research in Washington, DC.

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