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Author Wailoo, Keith, author

Title Pain : a political history / Keith Wailoo
Published Baltimore, Maryland : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (284 pages) : illustrations
Contents The Trojan horse of pain -- Opening the gates of relief -- The conservative case against learned helplessness -- Divided states of analgesia -- Oxycontin unleashed
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-273) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Medical policy -- United States -- History.
Pain medicine -- Political aspects -- United States.
Pain -- Treatment -- Political aspects -- United States.
Pain -- Treatment -- United States.
Health Policy -- history.
Pain Management -- history.
History, 20th Century.
History, 21st Century.
Pain -- psychology.
United States.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1421413663 (electronic bk.)
9781421413662 (electronic bk.)