Pain in Infants, Children, and Adolescents

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Neil L. Schechter, Charles B. Berde, Myron Yaster
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2003 - Medical - 892 pages
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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 consequences of pain. User-friendly new features include many more illustrations of techniques.

 

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Contents

An Overview
3
The Neurobiologic Basis of Pediatric Pain
19
The Human Developmental Neurophysiology of Pain
43
LongTerm Consequences of Pain in Neonates
58
Clinical Pharmacology
71
Modifying the Psychologic Factors That Intensify Childrens Pain
85
Development of Psychologic Responses to Pain and Assessment of Pain
105
Developmental and Instrument Issues
128
Nursing Management of the Child in Pain
417
Physical Therapy Management of Pain in Children
434
Complementary and Alternative Medical Therapies in Pediatric Pain
449
Acupuncture
462
Multidisciplinary Programs for Management of Acute and Chronic Pain
471
Specific Pain Problems
487
Management of Pain in Childhood Cancer
517
Pain and Palliative Care
539

Cultural Considerations in Childrens Pain
142
The Ethics of Pain Control in Infants and Children
157
Therapeutic Interventions
169
Opioid Agonists and Antagonists
181
Treatment of Pediatric Pain with Nonconventional Analgesics
225
Local Anesthetics
241
Psychiatric Assessment and Management of Pediatric Pain
265
Assessment and Management of Somatoform Pain Disorders
293
Psychologic and Behavioral Treatment of Pain in Children
303
Hypnotherapy and Imagery for Managing Childrens Pain
317
Neurosurgical Procedures for the Treatment of Pediatric Pain
329
Central Blocks in Children and Adolescents
339
Peripheral Nerve Blockade in the Management of Postoperative Pain
363
Regional Anesthetic Techniques for Chronic Pain Management
396
Sedation
563
Musculoskeletal Pain in Children
578
Pain and Children with Developmental Disabilities
599
Neuropathic Pain in Children
620
Avoiding the Private Nightmare
642
The Pain and Stress in Infants in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
669
Management of Common Pain Problems in the Primary Care Pediatric
693
Diagnosis Classification and Medical Management of Headache
707
Chest Pain
732
The Pain Perplex
751
Facial Pain in Children and Adolescents
765
Pain Management for the Critically Ill Child in the Pediatric Intensive Care
807
PainAssociated Disability Syndrome
841
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