Central Neuropathic Pain: Focus on Poststroke Pain

ISBN: 978-0931092-66-4
Published: 2007
Central Neuropathic Pain: Focus on Poststroke Pain

Title:

Central Neuropathic Pain: Focus on Poststroke Pain

Author(s):

Henry, James L.; Panju, Akbar; Yashpal, Kiran

This volume is based on the 5th IASP Research Symposium, "Central Neuropathic Pain: Centenary of Central Poststroke Pain," held in Toronto in June 2006. The objective of this symposium was to develop consensus guidelines for the treatment of central poststroke pain.
 
As an expert in at least one aspect of stroke, pain, or central neuropathic pain, each contributing author presents current developments in the field while placing them into a broader perspective. This volume represents current knowledge of the mechanisms of central poststroke pain, including the role of the thalamus. The latest therapeutic approaches are reviewed and best practice guidelines are provided to guide the clinician through the complex maze of treatment options.
 
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Central Neuropathic Pain: Focus on Poststroke Pain

Author(s): Henry, James L.; Panju, Akbar; Yashpal, Kiran
Abstract:
This volume is based on the 5th IASP Research Symposium, "Central Neuropathic Pain: Centenary of Central Poststroke Pain," held in Toronto in June 2006. The objective of this symposium was to develop consensus guidelines for the treatment of central poststroke pain.
 
As an expert in at least one aspect of stroke, pain, or central neuropathic pain, each contributing author presents current developments in the field while placing them into a broader perspective. This volume represents current knowledge of the mechanisms of central poststroke pain, including the role of the thalamus. The latest therapeutic approaches are reviewed and best practice guidelines are provided to guide the clinician through the complex maze of treatment options.
 
You can purchase the entire book or click "BUY" to purchase an individual chapter.
 
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