Pain Free Living For Drug-Free People: A Guide to Pain Management in Recovery

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An authoritative guide to pain control and pain medications for people in recovery.

People in recovery from addiction who also suffer from pain face a special challenge: Can they use today’s most effective pain medications without triggering relapse? Here, two leading experts in addictive diseases and pain medication examine issues related to pain control and addiction, including types of pain and pain medication; non-pharmacological, physical treatments for pain; and ...

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Overview

An authoritative guide to pain control and pain medications for people in recovery.

People in recovery from addiction who also suffer from pain face a special challenge: Can they use today’s most effective pain medications without triggering relapse? Here, two leading experts in addictive diseases and pain medication examine issues related to pain control and addiction, including types of pain and pain medication; non-pharmacological, physical treatments for pain; and psychological approaches to dealing with pain. This is an essential guidebook for recovering people, caregivers, and medical professionals who need timely and trustworthy information in order to make safe decisions about pain control. Special features include easy-to-use charts classifying over-the-counter drugs as safe or unsafe for recovering people, case histories of individuals in recovery who successfully managed pain without risking relapse, and the latest facts about often-abused prescription drugs such as OxyContin and Vicadin.

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  • ISBN-13: 9781592850976
  • Publisher: Hazelden Publishing
  • Publication date: 9/15/2005
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 232
  • Product dimensions: 5.44 (w) x 8.34 (h) x 0.56 (d)

Meet the Author

Marvin D. Seppala, M.D., vice president of medical affairs for the Hazelden Foundation, is the author of The Clinician's Guide to the Twelve Step Principles (2001). A graduate of Mayo Medical School, he completed a fellowship in psychiatric training and addiction at the University of Minnesota. At Hazelden Springbrook, Dr. Seppala works with many clients who have both addictive diseases and chronic pain.

David P. Martin, M.D., Ph.D., is a consultant in the Department of Anesthesiology at Mayo Clinic and an assistant professor of anesthesiology at Mayo Medical School. He is board certified in anesthesiology with advanced certification in pain medicine. Dr. Martin received his M.D. and Ph.D. in neuroscience from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 27, 2006

    Easy for layman to understand

    This book defines pain very well and explains the various treatments in a clear and precise way. Explains the medications that can be used and those that should not be mixed.

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