Atlas of Common Pain Syndromes E-Book

Atlas of Common Pain Syndromes E-Book

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Noted pain authority Dr. Steven Waldman returns with a new edition of Atlas of Common Pain Syndromes. Delivering complete, concise, step-by-step visual guidance, this innovative, popular atlas equips you to effectively diagnose and manage pain syndromes commonly encountered in any clinical practice. Clearly labeled, vivid illustrations depict the physical symptoms and anatomy of each pain site, and diagnostic images demonstrate key findings from MRI, CT, and conventional radiography. With an easy-to use, templated format, and online access to the complete text and image bank at, you’ll have Dr. Waldman’s preferred approaches right at your fingertips.

  • Accurately diagnose and treat common pain syndromes by following a step-by-step approach that progresses from signs and symptoms through physical findings, laboratory and radiographic testing, treatment options, clinical pearls, and diagnostic codes.
  • Practice with confidence by consulting with Steven D. Waldman, MD - author of numerous groundbreaking pain management references - as well as a team of leading international authorities.

  • Quickly and easily find the information you need thanks to highly templated chapters that explore signs and symptoms, physical findings, laboratory and radiographic testing, treatment options, clinical pearls, and diagnostic codes for each pain syndrome.

  • Ensure proper reimbursement with comprehensive coverage of insurance coding information.
  • Avoid potential pitfalls in diagnosis and treatment by referring to "Side Effects and Complications" sections in each chapter.
  • See, identify, and diagnose patients’ issues with help from clinically relevant illustrations that connect pain syndromes to clearly labeled anatomic illustrations.
  • Effectively apply the latest techniques and approaches with 29 new chapters covering subarachnoid hemorrhage, adhesive capsulitis, iliopectineal bursitis, discitis, and more!
  • Access the complete text and illustrations online at, fully searchable.

A quick reference for any physician who handles diagnosing and managing patients with pain.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781455733552
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 06/09/2011
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 408
File size: 43 MB
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est clinicien anesthésiste.Spécialiste dans la prise en charge de la douleur, il dirige un centre anti-douleur à Kansas, États-Unis.

Table of Contents

Headache Pain Syndromes

1. Acute Herpes Zoster-Trigeminal Nerve
2. Migraine Headache
3. Tension-Type Headache
4. Cluster Headache
5. Swimmer’s Headache
6. Analgesic Rebound Headache
7. Occipital Neuralgia

Facial Pain Syndromes

8. Trigeminal Neuralgia
9. Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction
10. Atypical Facial Pain
11. Hyoid Syndrome
12. Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy-Face

Neck & Brachial Plexus Pain Syndromes

13. Cervical Facet Syndrome
14. Cervical Radiculopathy
15. Fibromyalgia-Cervical Musculature
16. Cervical Strain
17. Cervicothoracic Interspinous Bursitis Syndrome
18. Brachial Plexopathy
19. Pancoast's Syndrome
20. Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

Shoulder Pain Syndromes

21. Arthritis Pain -Shoulder
22. Acromio-clavicular Joint Pain
23. Subdeltoid Bursitis
24. Bicipital Tendonitis
25. Supraspinatus Syndrome
26. Rotator Cuff Tear
27. Deltoid Syndrome
28. Teres Major Syndrome
29. Scapulocostal Syndrome

Elbow Pain Syndromes

30. Arthritis Pain-Elbow
31. Tennis Elbow
32. Golfer's Elbow
33. Anconeus Syndrome
34. Supinator Syndrome
35. Brachioradialis Syndrome
36. Ulnar Nerve Entrapment At The Elbow
37. Lateral Antebrachial Cutaneous Nerve Syndrome
38. Olecranon Bursitis

Wrist Pain Syndromes

39. Arthritis Pain-Wrist
40. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
41. De Quervain's Tenosynovitis
42. Arthritis Pain-Carpometacarpal Joints

Hand Pain Syndromes

43. Trigger Thumb
44. Trigger Finger
45. Ganglion Cysts Of Wrist & Hand
46. Sesamoiditis Of The Hand
47. Plastic Bag Palsy
48. Carpal Boss Syndrome
49. Dupuytren's Contracture

Chest Wall Pain Syndromes

50. Costosternal Syndrome
51. Manubriosternal Joint Pain
52. Intercostal Neuralgia
53. Diabetic Truncal Neuropathy
54. Tietze's Syndrome
55. Precordial Catch Syndrome
56. Fractured Ribs
57. Post-Thoracotomy Pain

Thoracic Spine Pain Syndromes

58. Acute Herpes Zoster-Thoracic Dematome
59. Costovertebral Arthritis Pain
60. Postherpetic Neuralgia
61. Thoracic Vertebral Compression Fractures

Abdominal & Groin Pain Syndromes

62. Acute Pancreatitis
63. Chronic Pancreatitis
64. Ilioinguinal Neuralgia
65. Genitofemoral Neuralgia

Lumbar Spine & Sacroiliac Joint Pain

66. Lumbar Radiculopathy
67. Latissimus Dorsi Muscle Syndrome
68. Spinal Stenosis
69. Arachnoiditis
70. SI Joint Pain

Pelvic Pain Syndromes

71. Osteitis Pubis
72. Gluteus Maximus Syndrome
73. Piriformis Syndrome
74. Ishiogluteal Bursitis
75. Levator Ani Syndrome
76. Coccydynia

Hip & Lower Extremity Pain Syndromes

77. Arthritis Pain-Hip
78. Snapping Hip Syndrome
79. Iliopectinate Bursitis
80. Ischial Bursitis
81. Meralgia Paresthetica
82. Phantom Limb Pain
83. Trochanteric Bursitis

Knee Pain Syndromes

84. Arthritis Pain-Knee
85. Medial Collateral Ligament
86. Jumper’s Knee Syndrome
87. Runner’s Knee Syndrome
88. Suprapatellar Bursitis
89. Prepatellar Bursitis
90. Superficial Infrapatellar Bursitis
91. Deep Infrapatellar Bursitis
92. Baker's Cyst
93. Pes Anserine Bursitis

Ankle Pain Syndromes

94. Arthritis Pain-Ankle
95. Arthritis Midtarsal Joints
96. Deltoid Ligament Strain
97. Anterior Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
98. Posterior Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
99. Achilles Tendonitis

Foot Pain Syndromes

100. Arthritis-Toe Pain
101. Bunion Pain
102. Morton's Neuroma
103. Plantar Fascitis
104. Calcaneal Spur Syndrome
105. Mallet Toe Syndrome
106. Hammer Toe Sydrome

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