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Pain in the Battlefield Injured

  • Anthony Dragovich
  • Steven P. Cohen
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Abstract

Military conflicts, by their nature, inflict enormous physical, mental, and emotional scars on the combatants. The injuries range from multi-trauma combat injuries to noncombat-related overuse injuries and accidents. This chapter will review the injury patterns and the current state of treatment for these conditions.

Keywords

Myofascial Pain Plantar Fasciitis Epidural Steroid Injection Phantom Limb Pain Fentanyl Buccal Tablet 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Pain Medicine at Womack Army Medical CenterFt. BraggUSA
  2. 2.Uniformed Services University of the Health SciencesBethesdaUSA
  3. 3.Department of AnesthesiologyJohns Hopkins School of MedicineNew YorkUSA

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