ABC of Pain (ABC Series) by Lesley A. Colvin,Marie Fallon

By Lesley A. Colvin,Marie Fallon

persistent ache is a really universal challenge, impacting on many sufferers. evaluation and administration should be difficult. The ABC of Pain specializes in the soreness administration matters usually encountered in fundamental care.

Covering significant persistent ache displays, corresponding to musculoskeletal ache, low again ache and neuropathic discomfort, the ABC of Pain additionally presents suggestions at the administration of soreness in being pregnant, kids, older adults, drug dependency and the terminally unwell. starting with an outline of the epidemiology of continual ache, soreness mechanisms and the evaluation of discomfort, it then presents useful counsel on interventional strategies and strategies of powerful ache management.

The ABC of Pain is a finished, evidence-based reference. it really is perfect for GPs, junior medical professionals, nurse experts in basic care, palliative care experts, and in addition clinic and hospice employees dealing with chronically and terminally sick patients.

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