ISBN : 9781632415110
Publisher : haylemedical
Language : English
Category : Orthopedics, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Publication Year : 2018
Price : USD 159.00
Description : As a branch of medicine science, pain management refers to the practice and study of improving the quality of life for people suffering from chronic pain. The primary treatment of pain includes drugs such as analgesics, anticonvulsants, etc. Other common treatment methods include physical therapy and rehabilitation such as acupuncture, transcutaneous electrical nerve simulation, etc. This book elucidates the concepts and innovative models around prospective developments with respect to pain management. It discusses in detail all the theories and concepts used under this area. It is a valuable compilation of topics, ranging from the basic to the most complex theories and principles in the field of pain management.
Author's Description :
Kieron Gillen received his Certificate in Pain Management from the University of Alberta, Canada. His research work is focused on pain assessment and management. He has numerous articles, papers and book chapters to his credit. Gillen has won over 10 awards and recognitions for his researches and teaching service.