Controlled Substance Management in Chronic Pain

A Balanced Approach

  • Peter S. Staats
  • Sanford M. Silverman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Steven Chinn, Karina Gritsenko, Laxmaiah Manchikanti
    Pages 1-12
  3. Alicia A. Trigeiro, Kenneth L. Kirsh, Steven D. Passik
    Pages 13-27
  4. Sean Li, Peter S. Staats
    Pages 29-44
  5. Andrea M. Trescot
    Pages 45-62
  6. Andrea M. Trescot
    Pages 63-73
  7. J. Gregory Hobelmann, Michael R. Clark
    Pages 75-86
  8. Timothy Furnish, Mark Wallace
    Pages 87-109
  9. Joseph V. Pergolizzi
    Pages 111-134
  10. Gerald M. Aronoff
    Pages 135-161
  11. Lynn R. Webster
    Pages 163-180
  12. Sanford M. Silverman, Peter S. Staats
    Pages 181-186
  13. Hans Hansen, Judith Holmes
    Pages 227-250
  14. Peter S. Staats, Sean Li, Sanford M. Silverman
    Pages 281-295
  15. Back Matter
    Pages 297-323

About this book


This comprehensive guide covers prescribing controlled substances for patients with acute or chronic pain and provides a balanced discussion on appropriate treatment, addiction, safety and complications.  Chapters feature evidence-based strategies and clinical modalities that address diagnostic challenges, treatment guidance, alternatives to opioid management and the significant legal risks within the current regulatory environment.  Authored by leaders in pain medicine, physicians and appropriate health care professionals will find Controlled Substance Management in Chronic Pain to be an indispensable resource. 


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Editors and affiliations

  • Peter S. Staats
    • 1
  • Sanford M. Silverman
    • 2
  1. 1.ShrewsburyUSA
  2. 2.Comprehensive Pain MedicinePompano BeachUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-30962-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-30964-4
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