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Title Chronic pain management : guidelines for multidisciplinary program development / edited by Michael E. Schatman, Alexandra Campbell ; foreword by John D. Loeser
Published New York : Informa Healthcare, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 284 pages) : illustrations
Series Pain management ; 3
Pain management ; 3
Contents Brief history of multidisciplinary management of chronic pain, 1900-2000 / Marcia L. Meldrum -- Efficacy and cost-effectiveness of treatment for chronic pain: an analysis and evidence-based synthesis / Dennis C. Turk and Kimberly Swanson -- "Carving out" services from multidisciplinary chronic pain management programs: negative impact on therapeutic efficacy / Robert J. Gatchel, Nancy D. Kishino and Carl Noe -- Problems with chronic opioid therapy and the need for a multidisciplinary approach / Jane C. Ballantyne -- Chronic pain management as an alternative to spine surgery / Andrew R. Block and Richard D. Guyer -- Integrating complementary and alternative medicine into multidisciplinary chronic pain treatment / Gabriel Tan and Mark P. Jenson -- The impact of interventional approaches when used within the context of multidisciplinary chronic pain management / Michael Hatzakis, Jr. and Michael E. Schatman -- Who can help me?: a chronic pain patient's view of multidisciplinary treatment / Debra E. Benner -- Multidisciplinary treatment of chronic pain in vulnerable populations / Raymond C. Tait and Laura Miller -- Developing an interdisciplinary multidisciplinary chronic pain management program: nuts and bolts / Steven P. Stanos -- Approaches to psychological assessment prior to multidisciplinary chronic pain treatment / Allen H. Lebovits -- Development of policies and procedures: assurance of consistent chronic pain management practice / Paula Spoonhour and Michael E. Schatman -- Evaluating outcomes in the interdisciplinary treatment of chronic pain: a guide for practicing clinicians / Kevin E. Vowles, Richard T. Gross, and Lance M. McCracken -- Chronic pain management program accreditation: providing standards for excellence / Alexandra Campbell -- Multidisciplinary chronic pain treatment: minimizing financial risk / Ronald J. Kulich and Michael Adolph -- Chronic pain management in the era of managed care / Bill H. McCarberg
Summary This reference is the most comprehensive textbook to date on the multidisciplinary approach to chronic pain management. Written by an illustrious group of contributors, this source serves as a must-have armamentarium of guidelines for the development of a successful multidisciplinary chronic pain management program within the context of current medical and insurance reimbursement climates. The only source to offer these strategies, backed by the American Academy of Pain Management, this reference will help readers understand the benefits of multidisciplinary chronic pain management and help th
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Chronic pain -- Treatment.
Pain clinics.
Pain Management.
Chronic Disease.
Combined Modality Therapy.
Pain Clinics -- organization & administration.
Pain -- rehabilitation.
Patient Care Team.
Form Electronic book
Author Campbell, Alexandra (Pain management specialist)
Schatman, Michael E.
ISBN 142004513X (electronic bk.)
9781420045130 (electronic bk.)