Pain Management and Anesthesiology

Papers presented at the 43rd Annual Postgraduate Course in Anesthesiology, February 1998

  • Michael A. Ashburn
  • Perry G. Fine
  • Theodore H. Stanley

Part of the Developments in Critical Care Medicine and Anesthesiology book series (DCCA, volume 33)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. G. F. Gebhart
    Pages 13-18
  3. G. F. Gebhart
    Pages 75-79
  4. H. Kehlet, J. L. Pedersen
    Pages 103-108
  5. P. F. White
    Pages 137-152
  6. L. J. Rice
    Pages 153-166
  7. S. M. Walker, M. J. Cousins, D. B. Carr
    Pages 217-236
  8. A. P. Winnie
    Pages 237-245
  9. P. J. Siddall, D. A. Taylor, M. J. Cousins
    Pages 247-262
  10. A. P. Winnie
    Pages 263-275
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 311-312

About this book


Pain Management and Anesthesiology contains the presentations made at the 43rd Annual Postgraduate Course in Anesthesiology sponsored by the University of Utah and held at Snowbird, Utah, USA, February 20-24, 1998.
This volume addresses recent advances in the understanding of the basic science and clinical management of pain. The textbook includes sections on recent advances in the understanding of pain signal processing, as well as reviews of the clinical management of acute, chronic, cancer-related, and pediatric pain. In addition, this text includes a discussion of the behavioral assessment and treatment of the pain patient. This textbook is the sixteenth in a continuing series documenting the proceedings of the postgraduate course.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Michael A. Ashburn
    • 1
  • Perry G. Fine
    • 1
  • Theodore H. Stanley
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of AnesthesiologyThe University of Utah Medical SchoolSalt Lake CityUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Kluwer Academic Publishers 1998
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-6162-9
  • Online ISBN 978-94-011-5145-0
  • Series Print ISSN 0924-5294
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