Neuroscience: Focus on Acute and Chronic Pain

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ISBN: 978-88-470-0134-3 (Print) 978-88-470-2258-4 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages N2-XI

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    Pages 1-7

    Camillo Golgi: The Dawning of Neuroscience

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    Pages 9-18

    Neurochemistry of Pain Circuits: Physiological versus Pathological Pain

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    Pages 19-26

    First Affluent Neuron

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    Pages 27-36

    The Involvement of the Brainstem Reticular Formation in Pain Processing

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    Pages 37-42

    The Thalamus and Pain

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    Pages 43-49

    Naloxone, but not Estradiol, Affects the Gonadectomy-Induced Increase in Hippocampal Cholineacetyltransferase Activity in Male Rats

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    Pages 51-58

    Consciousness and Pain

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    Pages 59-70

    Visceral Pain Mechanisms

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    Pages 71-86

    PET-Scan and Electrophysiological Assessment of Neuromodulation Procedures for Pain Control

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    Pages 87-98

    Acute Postoperative Pain Service Models

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    Pages 99-104

    Postoperative Functional Pain Management

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    Pages 105-110

    Timing for Narcotic Drugs in Terminal Illness

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    Pages 111-118

    Ethical Decisions in Terminal Illness

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 119-122