Treatment of Chronic Pain Conditions

A Comprehensive Handbook

  • Jason E. Pope
  • Timothy R Deer

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. The Basics: I. Background Focus

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. George C. Chang Chien, Eduardo Jusino, Armin Deroee
      Pages 3-4
    3. Eduardo Jusino, George C. Chang Chien, Beth H. Minzter
      Pages 5-6
    4. Denis G. Patterson
      Pages 7-8
  3. The Basics: II. Anatomy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 9-9
    2. Harpreet Singh, George C. Chang Chien, Robert Bolash
      Pages 11-20
  4. Evaluation and Assessment: III. History and Physical

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 23-23
    2. Zachary McCormick, Rajiv Reddy
      Pages 25-28
    3. Navdeep Singh Jassal
      Pages 29-30
    4. Reda Tolba
      Pages 31-32
    5. Navdeep Singh Jassal
      Pages 33-35
    6. Enrique Galang, George C. Chang Chien
      Pages 37-40
    7. See Loong Chin, Enrique Galang, George C. Chang Chien
      Pages 41-44
  5. Evaluation and Assessment: IV. Imaging and EMG/NCV

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 49-49
    2. Prin X. Amorapanth, George C. Chang Chien
      Pages 55-56
  6. Evaluation and Assessment: V. Surgical Referral

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 57-57
  7. Conservative Treatment: VI. Medical Conservative Care

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 61-61
    2. John Hau
      Pages 63-64
    3. George C. Chang Chien, Randy L. Calisoff, James W. Atchison
      Pages 65-67
    4. Justin F. Averna, George C. Chang Chien
      Pages 69-71
    5. Jonathan D. Carlson, Joshua Peloquin
      Pages 73-76
    6. Radhika P. Grandhe, George C. Chang Chien
      Pages 81-82
    7. Alexander Bautista, George C. Chang Chien
      Pages 83-85
    8. Andrew M. Hall
      Pages 87-89
    9. Christine El-Yahchouchi, Salim Hayek
      Pages 91-92
  8. Conservative Treatment: VII. Interventional Conservative Care

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 93-93
    2. Nomen Azeem
      Pages 97-98
    3. Alexander Bautista, George C. Chang Chien, Julie Ann Zitterkopf Larson, Mayank Gupta
      Pages 99-102
    4. Nomen Azeem
      Pages 103-104
    5. Julie Ann Zitterkopf Larson, Mayank Gupta
      Pages 105-107
    6. Dmitri Souzdalnitski, Syed S. Ali, Sherif Zaky, Imanuel Lerman
      Pages 109-111
    7. Eduardo Jusino, Maged Guirguis
      Pages 113-117
    8. Robert Bolash, Reda Tolba
      Pages 119-120
    9. Reda Tolba
      Pages 121-122
    10. George C. Chang Chien, Zachary McCormick
      Pages 123-125
    11. George C. Chang Chien, Jianguo Cheng
      Pages 127-130
    12. W. Porter McRoberts
      Pages 131-133
    13. W. Porter McRoberts
      Pages 135-136
    14. Ramana K. Naidu
      Pages 137-143
    15. Emil H. Annabi, Jimmy Arefieg, Stephen Shiller
      Pages 145-146
    16. Emil H. Annabi, Jimmy Arefieg, Stephen Shiller
      Pages 147-148
    17. Sean K. Graham
      Pages 149-150

About this book


There is an unmet need in both acute and chronic care settings for a comprehensive, clinically focused, fast reference on pain management. Written by high-profile, internationally recognized experts in field, Pain Treatment for Acute and Chronic Conditions: A Comprehensive Handbook is one of the first manuals of its kind to provide balanced and comprehensive coverage of pain medicine modalities. The book is structured into sixteen sections with each chapter providing key points for quick reference, followed by a more detailed overview of the topic at hand with extensive tables and figures to illustrate. Beautifully laid out and extensively furnished with both research and experience, this book is a necessary resource in the field of pain medicine.


acute pain chronic pain clinical management interventional procedures medications pain

Editors and affiliations

  • Jason E. Pope
    • 1
  • Timothy R Deer
    • 2
  1. 1.Summit Pain AllianceSanta RosaUSA
  2. 2.The Spine and Nerve Center of The VirginiasCharlestonUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media LLC 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4939-6974-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4939-6976-0
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