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Pain in Infants, Children and Adolescents

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ISBN-10: 0683075888

ISBN-13: 9780683075885

Edition: 1993

Authors: Neil L. Schechter

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This Second Edition is a significant revision of the leading text and clinical reference on pediatric pain. Written by an international group of experts from all relevant disciplines, this book remains an indispensable source of guidance for all clinicians who treat pediatric patients with acute and chronic pain. This new edition is a vital reference for all pain practitioners, and for nurses, psychologists, PTs, anesthesiologists, and pediatricians dealing with pediatric pain. This edition includes new and expanded information on NSAIDs, opioids, and regional anesthesia. New chapters cover sedation, pain in the ICU, multidisciplinary pain services, palliative care, and the long-term…    
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Book details

List price: $105.00
Copyright year: 1993
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 720
Size: 7.50" wide x 10.50" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 3.080
Language: English

Contributing Authorsp. ix
Prefacep. xvii
Acknowledgmentsp. xix
Theoretic Perspectives
Pain in Infants, Children, and Adolescents: An Overviewp. 3
The Neurobiologic Basis of Pediatric Painp. 19
The Human Developmental Neurophysiology of Painp. 43
Long-Term Consequences of Pain in Neonatesp. 58
Clinical Pharmacologyp. 71
Modifying the Psychologic Factors That Intensify Children's Pain and Prolong Disabilityp. 85
Development of Psychologic Responses to Pain and Assessment of Pain in Infants and Toddlersp. 105
Measuring Pain in Children: Developmental and Instrument Issuesp. 128
Cultural Considerations in Children's Painp. 142
The Ethics of Pain Control in Infants and Childrenp. 157
Therapeutic Interventions
Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs in Pediatric Pain Managementp. 171
Opioid Agonists and Antagonistsp. 181
Treatment of Pediatric Pain with Nonconventional Analgesicsp. 225
Local Anestheticsp. 241
Psychiatric Assessment and Management of Pediatric Painp. 265
Assessment and Management of Somatoform Pain Disordersp. 293
Psychologic and Behavioral Treatment of Pain in Children and Adolescentsp. 303
Hypnotherapy and Imagery for Managing Children's Painp. 317
Neurosurgical Procedures for the Treatment of Pediatric Painp. 329
Central Blocks in Children and Adolescentsp. 339
Peripheral Nerve Blockade in the Management of Postoperative Pain in Childrenp. 363
Regional Anesthetic Techniques for Chronic Pain Management in Childrenp. 396
Nursing Management of the Child in Painp. 417
Physical Therapy Management of Pain in Childrenp. 434
Complementary and Alternative Medical Therapies in Pediatric Pain Treatmentp. 449
Acupuncturep. 462
Multidisciplinary Programs for Management of Acute and Chronic Pain in Childrenp. 471
Specific Pain Problems
Management of Pain in Sickle Cell Diseasep. 489
Management of Pain in Childhood Cancerp. 517
Pain and Palliative Carep. 539
Sedationp. 563
Musculoskeletal Pain in Childrenp. 578
Pain and Children with Developmental Disabilitiesp. 599
Neuropathic Pain in Childrenp. 620
Burn Pain Management: Avoiding the "Private Nightmare"p. 642
Sedation and Analgesia in the Emergency Departmentp. 651
The Pain (and Stress) in Infants in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unitp. 669
Management of Common Pain Problems in the Primary Care Pediatric Settingp. 693
Diagnosis, Classification, and Medical Management of Headache in Children and Adolescentsp. 707
Recurrent Abdominal Painp. 719
Chest Painp. 732
Colic: The Pain Perplexp. 751
Facial Pain in Children and Adolescentsp. 765
Pain Management for the Critically Ill Child in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unitp. 807
Pain-Associated Disability Syndromep. 841
Appendix/Formularyp. 849
Subject Indexp. 853
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