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Author McCarberg, Bill H.

Title Back and neck pain / Bill H. McCarberg, Steven Stanos, Yvonne D'Arcy
Published Oxford [England] : Oxford University Press, ©2012


Description 1 online resource : illustrations
Series Oxford American pain library
Oxford American pain library.
Contents Pathophysiology -- Evaluation and diagnosis -- Physical exam : cervical and lumbar pain -- Difficult to treat pain syndromes -- Disability management in primary care : practical overview of assessment and services -- Complementary pain relief methods for back and neck pain -- Medications for neck and low back pain -- Interventional options for managing chronic back and neck pain -- Transition from hospital to home -- Comorbidities in pain Management -- Prescribing opioid medication safely -- Pain management : Non-interventional rehabilitation-based spectrum of care
Summary "As part of the Oxford American Pain Library, this practical handbook is designed to serve as a concise yet authoritative resource on diagnosing and treating back and neck pain. Co-authored by two primary care physicians and a nurse practitioner with extensive expertise in pain medicine and management, the book is tailored to the needs of busy health care professionals treating patients in the primary care setting, and focuses on essential clinical information for physicians and other healthcare professionals who see patients with these widespread and often debilitating conditions. In addition to covering all aspects of diagnosis, treatment--both pharmacological and non-pharmacological, and ongoing management of back and neck pain, the handbook also features chapters dedicated to similar conditions of myofascial pain, whiplash and fibromyalgia"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Backache -- Diagnosis -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Backache -- Treatment -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Neck pain -- Diagnosis -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Neck pain -- Treatment -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Back Pain -- diagnosis
Back Pain -- therapy
Neck Pain -- diagnosis
Neck Pain -- therapy
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- General.
Backache -- Diagnosis.
Backache -- Treatment.
Neck pain -- Treatment.
Genre/Form handbooks.
manuals (instructional materials)
Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Guides et manuels.
Form Electronic book
Author Stanos, Steven.
D'Arcy, Yvonne M.
ISBN 9780199909926