Pain Management and Anesthesiology: Papers presented at the 43rd Annual Postgraduate Course in Anesthesiology, February 1998
ISBN/ASIN: 9789401061629,9789401151450 | 1998 | English | pdf | 312/310 pages | 7.80 Mb
Publisher: Springer Netherlands | Author: A. Basbaum (auth.), Michael A. Ashburn, Perry G. Fine, Theodore H. Stanley (eds.) | Edition: 1
Pain Management and Anesthesiology contains the presentations made at the 43rd Annual Postgraduate Course in Anesthesiology sponsored by the University of Utah and held at Snowbird, Utah, USA, February 20-24, 1998.
This volume addresses recent advances in the understanding of the basic science and clinical management of pain. The textbook includes sections on recent advances in the understanding of pain signal processing, as well as reviews of the clinical management of acute, chronic, cancer-related, and pediatric pain. In addition, this text includes a discussion of the behavioral assessment and treatment of the pain patient. This textbook is the sixteenth in a continuing series documenting the proceedings of the postgraduate course.