Pain Management for Older Adults: A Self-help Guide
Thomas Hadjistavropoulos, Heather D. Hadjistavropoulos
IASP Press, 2008 - Health & Fitness - 200 pages
"This manual was written to address the needs and concerns of older adults who experience chronic pain. The book presents a self-help program developed by pain researchers and health care professionals. It includes information about pain-related topics and easy-to-follow techniques and strategies (including exercises) that show older adults how to better manage chronic pain"--Provided by publisher.
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