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|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Howard S Smith; Steven D Passik
|Language Note:||Text in English.|
|Description:||xx, 448 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm|
|Contents:||History of opioids and opiophobia --
The language of pain and addiction --
Opioids for chronic pain: historical notes --
The growth of prescription opioid abuse --
Pain management and the medical profession: what is our responsibility? --
The basic science of addiction --
Neuroimaging in addiction --
Reward and addiction --
Neurobehavioral mechanisms of compulsive drug seeking --
Neurochemical approaches to addiction treatment --
Neurobiology of opioids in dependency --
The regulation of cellular mechanisms in antinociception and dependency --
"Impulsology": a new paradigm for addiction --
Natural and synthetic ibogamines: a novel approach to treating opioid dependency --
Opioid tolerance --
Methadone pharmacology in pain and addiction --
Cannabinoids in pain and addiction --
Alcohol use disorders and their treatment --
Benzodiazepines: misuse, abuse, and dependence --
Treating cocaine dependence --
Smoking, pain, and addiction --
The pathophysiology of chronic pain --
Opioid pharmacology for pain --
Opioids for pain --
Adjuvants for pain --
Behavioral medicine approaches to pain management --
Physical medicine approaches to assessing and treating pain --
Interventional pain medicine --
Pharmacologic approaches to opioid dependence and withdrawal --
Behavioral medicine treatment in the management of the chemically dependent patient --
Traditional Chinese medicine for pain and addiction --
Support groups and twelve-step programs in the treatment of the chronic pain patient. Treatment of acute pain in the opioid-dependent patient in the perioperative setting --
Management of persistent pain in the opioid-treated patient --
Chemical coping: the clinical middle ground --
Buprenorphine in pain and addiction --
Pain and chemical dependency in the emergency department --
Management of pain in chemical dependency in the primary care clinic --
The palliative care patient --
Managing pain and substance abuse in the patient with HIV/AIDS --
Sickle cell: a disease of molecules and a disease of race --
Urine drug testing in pain and addiction medicine --
The opioid contract --
Opioids and the treatment of chronic pain --
Federal and state policies at the interface of pain and addiction --
Documentation and potential documentation tools in long-term opioid therapy --
Screening for the risk of substance abuse in pain management --
Aberrant-drug-taking empirical studies and clinical application --
Abuse liability assessment of prescription opioids in chronic nonmalignant pain patients --
Aberrant behavior and drug abuse treatment in pain patients --
Pain management and the so-called "risk" of addiction: a neurobiological perspective.
|Responsibility:||edited by Howard S. Smith, Steven D. Passik.|
"I think that the idea is great. In fact, I gave a talk myself on this topic at the recent AAN meeting. Given the scope of the project and the authors involved, I would buy this book sight
- Opioid abuse -- Treatment.
- Opioids -- Therapeutic use -- Complications.
- Chronic pain -- Chemotherapy -- Complications.
- Opioids -- Side effects.
- Substance-Related Disorders -- therapy.
- Analgesics -- adverse effects.
- Analgesics -- therapeutic use.
- Chronic Disease.
- Pain Management.
- Substance-Related Disorders -- etiology.