Pain in Older People (Oxford Pain Management Library)

Pain in Older People (Oxford Pain Management Library)

Peter Crome, Chris J. Main, and Frank Lally

Print publication date: Nov 2007

ISBN: 9780199212613

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

Pain in older people is both common and disabling, and differs significantly in terms of its aetiology, diagnosis and treatment from pain in the general adult population. This online resource is a concise companion for anyone managing older patients suffering with pain and covers areas such as depression, pain and addiction and assessment.