New York, NY, January 16, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- "Surgical Management of Pain, Second Edition," recently published by Thieme, is a completely updated state-of-the-art reference on neurosurgical pain management. This revised edition is in full color and includes the following sections: Anatomic and Physiologic Foundations for Nociceptive and Neuropathic Pain, Pain Medicine, Pain Diagnoses, Surgical Procedures for Pain, and New Directions for Pain Surgery.
“This text takes on the breadth of the surgical management of pain with consistency and lucidity, and is geared to the practicing physician. The Editor’s Comments at the close of each chapter are especially valuable; in addition to summarizing key points and contributing his own experience, Dr. Burchiel shares the wisdom of one who sees the big picture and can place the condition and the surgical considerations in rightful perspective ... Burchiel’s "Surgical Management of Pain" conveys both the science and the art of the field to guide us all forward in this challenging and most important discipline of helping patients.” – From the Foreword by David W. Roberts, MD
This book is a must-have for all neurosurgeons treating patients suffering from acute and/or chronic pain as well as for all clinicians interested in the comprehensive treatment of pain.
Surgical Management of Pain
Thieme Publishers New York/Stuttgart. 2014
632 pp, 189 illustrations
eBook - Available from ebookstore.thieme.com, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and iTunes
About the Author
Kim J. Burchiel, MD, FACS, is the John Raaf Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurological Surgery, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA.
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