Challenging Neuropathic Pain Syndromes,
Edition 1 Evaluation and Evidence-Based Treatment
By Mitchell Freedman, DO, Jeff Gehret, DO, George Young, DO and Leonard Kamen, DO

Publication Date: 30 Nov 2017

Get a quick, expert overview of the many key facets of neuropathic pain syndromes with this concise, practical resource by Drs. Mitchell Freedman, Jeff Gehret, George Young, and Leonard Kamen. This easy-to-read reference presents a summary of today’s best evaluation methods and evidence-based treatment options for complex regional pain syndrome as well as other challenging syndromes.

Key Features

  • Covers key topics such as:
    • Evidence Based Approach to Many Uncommon and Difficult Neuropathic Pain Syndromes
    • Review of Pathophysiology of Pain
    • Approach to Chronic Pain Syndromes
    • Work Up and Treatments for Complex Regional Pain Syndromes

  • Consolidates today’s available information and experience in this multifaceted area into one convenient resource.
About the author
By Mitchell Freedman, DO, Rothman Institute Orthopedics; Jeff Gehret, DO, Rothman Institute Orthopedics; George Young, DO, Rothman Institute Orthopedics and Leonard Kamen, DO, Einstein Healthcare Network
Table of Contents

Challenging Neuropathic Pain Syndromes, 1e

1. Piriformis Syndrome

2. Pain Syndromes Associated with Traumatic Brain Injury

3. Pain Syndromes Associated with Cerebrovascular Accidents

4. Pain Syndromes Associated with Spinal Cord Injury

5. Post Mastectomy Pain Syndrome

6. Lyme Related Pain Syndrome

7. Post-Thoracotomy Pain Syndrome

8. CRPS Introduction

9. CRPS Diagnostic Criteria

10. CRPS Medications

11. Chronic Pain and Centralization

12. CRPS - Rehabilitation Treatment

13. CRPS - Interventional Treatment

14. Phantom Limb Pain

15. Multiple Sclerosis associated pain syndromes

16. Chronic Pain and Centralization

17. Diabetic Neuropathic Pain Syndromes

18. HIV - Related Pain Syndromes

19. Acute Herpes Zoster and Post-Herpetic Neuralgia

20. Oncological Pain Syndromes/Cancer Pain Syndromes/Malignancy and Paraneoplastic Pain Syndromes

21. Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

22. Parsonage-Turner Syndrome

23. Introduction

24. Pathophysiology of Pain

25. Screening, Measurement and Outcome Tools Utilized in the Management of Neuropathic 26. Pain Syndromes

27. HIV - Related Pain Syndromes

28. Pathophysiology of Pain

29. Trigeminal Neuralgia and Facial Pain Syndromes

30. Pain Syndromes Associated with Cerebrovascular Accidents

31. CRPS Diagnostic Testing

Book Reviews

"This book provides a good preliminary review of individual pain syndromes. Because the book is written at a fairly basic level, the material is accessible to, and the information understandable by, students and beginners. It will be useful for trainees and junior practitioners in fields such as rehabilitation, neurology, anesthesiology, nursing, physical therapy, and other rehabilitation professions. The chapters are written by a variety of authors, primarily physicians." Reviewed by Elliot J Roth, MD (Shirley Ryan Ability Lab)

Book details
ISBN: 9780323485661
Page Count: 350
Retail Price : £79.99