Neuropathic PainMechanisms, Diagnosis and Treatment

Neuropathic PainMechanisms, Diagnosis and Treatment

David M. Simpson, Justin C. McArthur, and Robert H. Dworkin

Print publication date: Jun 2012

ISBN: 9780195394702

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

Written by internationally renowned leaders in the fields of peripheral neuropathy and neuropathic pain, this resource discusses the clinical approaches to diagnosis and treatment of neuropathic pain, its underlying mechanisms, and strategies for prevention. In addition, chapters cover timely issues, including legal and ethical concerns surrounding pain treatment, the status of clinical trial methods, and educational efforts. Comprehensive yet concise, it serves as a guide for diagnostic approaches and treatment of neuropathic pain.

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