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Author Postgraduate Course in Anesthesiology (43rd : 1998 : Snowbird, Utah)

Title Pain management and anesthesiology : papers presented at the 43rd Annual Postgraduate Course in Anesthesiology, February 1998 / edited by Michael A. Ashburn, Perry G. Fine and Theodore H. Stanley
Published Dordrecht ; Boston : Kluwer Academic, [1998]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  617.96 Ash/Pma  1998  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 309 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series Developments in critical care medicine and anesthesiology ; v. 33
Developments in critical care medicine and anaesthesiology ; 33
Contents Machine derived contents note: Preface. Mechanisms of Opioid Analgesia and Tolerance; A. Basbaum. Descending Facilitation of Pain; G.F. Gebhart. The Contribution of NMDA and Second Messengers to the Persistent Pain States Produced by Tissue and Nerve Injury; A. Basbaum. New Clinical Pharmacology Concepts in Pain Management; T.D. Egan. The Contribution of Substance P to Long-Term Changes in the Spinal Cord Dorsal Horn: Reorganization in the Setting of Persistent Injury; A. Basbaum. Pain and the Surgical Stress Response; H.Kehlet. Visceral Pain and Visceral Hyperalgesia; G.F. Gebhart. Postoperative Pain: Assessment and Choice of Methods of Treatment; L.B. Ready. Patient-Controlled Analgesia (Part I): Historical Perspective; P.F. White. Peripheral Treatment of Acute Pain; H. Kehlet, J. Lind Pedersen. Patient-Controlled Analgesia (Part II): Update on its Clinical Usage; P.F. White. Organization and Operation of an Acute Pain Server; L.B. Ready. Use of Non-Opioid Analgesic Techniques; P.F. White. Pain Management in Children; L.J. Rice. Effect of Postoperative Pain on Surgical Outcome; H. Kehlet. Pain Assessment in Kids The Fifth Vital Sign; L.J. Rice. Complications and Relative Safety of Regional Anesthesia in Children; L.M. Broadman. Pediatric Sedation Challenges Outside the Operating Room; L.J. Rice. Spinal Opioids: Clinical Applications for Acute and Chronic Pain; S.M. Walker, M.J. Cousins, D.B. Carr. Epidural Steroids; A.P. Winnie. Mechanisms and Treatment of Spinal Cord Injury Pain: An Update; P.J. Siddall, D.A. Taylor, M.J. Cousins. Prevention of Post-Herpetic Neuralgia; A.P. Winnie. Update on Anatomy, Physiology and Pharmacology of Epidural Neural Blockade; M.J. Cousins, B.T. Verring. The Interface between Acute and Chronic Pain Management; L.B. Ready. Radiation Safety for the Pain Physician and the Use of a Laser Guided C-Arm to Facilitate Pain Block Placements; L.M. Broadman
Analysis anaesthesiology
Notes Contains the refresher course manuscripts of the 43rd Annual Postgraduate Course in Anesthesiology, held in Snowbird, Utah on Feb. 20-24, 1998 at the Cliff Conference Center
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Analgesia -- Congresses.
Anesthesia -- Congresses.
Anesthesiology -- Congresses.
Pain -- Treatment -- Congresses.
Pain -- drugtherapy
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Ashburn, M. A. (Michael A.)
Fine, P. G. (Perry G.)
Stanley, Theodore H. (Theodore Henry), 1940-2017.
LC no. 98009867
ISBN 0792349954 (HB : alk. paper)