2013

Painful Diabetic Polyneuropathy

A Comprehensive Guide for Clinicians

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-6298-9 (Print) 978-1-4614-6299-6 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-9

      Epidemiology and Scope of Impact of Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

  3. The Neuropathies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 11-11

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 13-26

      Biology and Pathophysiology of Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 27-34

      Diagnosis of Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

  4. Prevention

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 35-35

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 37-46

      Prevention and Control of Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

  5. Medical Treatment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 47-47

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 49-59

      Medical Treatments for Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

  6. Non-pharmacologic Treatment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 61-61

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 63-69

      Physical Therapy for Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 71-81

      Psychological Treatment for Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 83-93

      Acupuncture and Alternative Treatments for Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 95-104

      Interventional Therapies for Painful Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

  7. Billing and Reimbursement and Healthcare Utilization

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 105-105

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 107-118

      Health Status, Work Productivity, and Costs Associated with Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy

  8. Future Approaches

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 119-119

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 121-138

      Advances in Pharmaceutical Options and Current Clinical Trials for the Treatment of Painful Diabetic Polyneuropathy

  9. Nursing Perspective

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 139-139

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 141-151

      Nursing and Home Care Perspective of Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

  10. Patient Experience

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 153-153

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 155-166

      Impact of Painful Diabetic Polyneuropathy on Patients

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 167-192

      Impact of Treatments for Painful Diabetic Polyneuropathies on Patients

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 193-195

      Patient Resources

  11. Back Matter

    Pages 197-204