Pain Management

Essential Topics for Examinations

  • Rajesh Gupta

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Rajesh Gupta
    Pages 1-4
  3. Rajesh Gupta
    Pages 5-7
  4. Rajesh Gupta
    Pages 9-10
  5. Rajesh Gupta
    Pages 11-12
  6. Rajesh Gupta
    Pages 13-14
  7. Rajesh Gupta
    Pages 15-17
  8. Rajesh Gupta
    Pages 19-20
  9. Rajesh Gupta
    Pages 21-23
  10. Rajesh Gupta
    Pages 25-26
  11. Rajesh Gupta
    Pages 27-28
  12. Rajesh Gupta
    Pages 29-30
  13. Rajesh Gupta
    Pages 31-32
  14. Rajesh Gupta
    Pages 33-34
  15. Rajesh Gupta
    Pages 35-36
  16. Rajesh Gupta
    Pages 37-38
  17. Rajesh Gupta
    Pages 39-40
  18. Rajesh Gupta
    Pages 41-43
  19. Rajesh Gupta
    Pages 45-46
  20. Rajesh Gupta
    Pages 47-48

About this book

Introduction

Pain management is a vast subject and is changing rapidly. Finding a good resource for learning, however, is difficult. Most of the available books are lengthy volumes including many details irrelevant to physicians sitting for examinations or assessment. Furthermore, books aimed at assisting preparation for entire anaesthesia exams typically address pain management in only one chapter or a few pages.

 

This book covers the entire curriculum relating to pain management and will make it easy to learn all aspects of the subject by covering key concepts in a reader-friendly manner. It comprises nine concise and simple chapters that aim to impart the maximum information within a limited space. These chapters address anatomy, assessment of pain, diagnosis of pain, pharmacology, non-pharmacological pain management, acute and chronic pain management, pain management in special groups, and special techniques.

Pain Management: Essential Topics for Examinations will be an ideal resource for those who plan to sit for examinations, wherever they are based in the world. In addition, it will be an invaluable reference for higher and advanced pain trainees, residents, and physicians working in chronic pain.

Keywords

Acute Pain Basics of Pain Cancer Pain Chronic Pain Interventional Pain Procedures

Authors and affiliations

  • Rajesh Gupta
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of AnaesthesiaRoyal Free HospitalLondonUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-55061-4
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-55060-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-55061-4
  • About this book
Industry Sectors
Pharma