Chronic Pain Management for Physical Therapists / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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- Elsevier Health Sciences
The first book to address chronic pain as it specifically relates to the field. This innovative text addresses areas of concern to the physical therapist including the difference between acute and chronic pain, the anatomy and physiology of pain, pharmacology, anesthesia, and the behavioral approach to management.
|Publisher:||Elsevier Health Sciences|
|Edition description:||Older Edition|
Table of Contents
Chronic Pain Concepts and Definitions; The Physiology of Pain; Medication Management; Evaluation of Chronic Pain Patients; Pathophysiology of Activity Intolerance; Physical Therapy Treatment; Management of Selected Syndromes: Documentation; Behavioral Medicine Assessment and Treatment; Neuroblockade Procedures; Assessment and Prevention of Disability; Guide to Pain Treatment Facilities; Appendix I: Pain Curriculum for Students in Occupational Therapy or Physical Therapy; Appendix II: Support Groups