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Chronic headaches : biology, psychology, and behavioral treatment

Author: Jonathan M Borkum
Publisher: Mahwah, N.J. : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the first new book in many years to provide a comprehensive review of the latest theory, research, and treatment of chronic headaches from a biopsychological perspective. It is designed to make the tools of assessment and therapy widely accessible, while placing them in the context of how the disorders arise. The physiology and psychology of pain, and each disorder, are reviewed in an accessible manner.  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Borkum, Jonathan M.
Chronic headaches.
Mahwah, N.J. : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Publishers, 2007
(OCoLC)820818969
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan M Borkum
ISBN: 9780805849738 0805849734 9780805861990 0805861998
OCLC Number: 137241777
Description: xiv, 568 pages : illustrations, portrait ; 26 cm
Contents: Part I. Foundations --
1. Headache Nosology and Warning Signs --
2. Pain Neurophysiology and Perception --
3. Psychological Variables in Chronic Pain --
Part II. Principal Types of Headaches: Physiology and Psychology --
4. Migraines --
5. Psychophysiology of Migraine --
6. Tension-Type Headaches --
7. Other Primary Headaches: Chronic Daily and Cluster Headaches --
8. Benign Secondary Headaches: Cervicogenic, Temporomandibular Dysfunction, Trigeminal Neuralgia, and Posttraumatic Headache --
9. Headaches in Children --
Part III. Clinical Guide to Headaches --
10. Headache Triggers --
11. A Guide to Headache Medications --
12. Clinical Assessment in Behavioral Medicine --
13. Elements of Behavioral Medicine Treatment --
Part IV. Behavioral Medicine Treatment Outcome Literature --
14. Outcome: Meta-Analyses and Representative Studies --
15. Process: Studies of the Components of Behavioral Treatment --
16. Patient Selection and Treatment Matching --
17. Long-term Outcome and Future Directions.
Responsibility: Jonathan M. Borkum.

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Provides a comprehensive review of the theory, research, and treatment of chronic headaches from a biopsychological perspective. This work reviews the physiology and psychology of pain, and each  Read more...

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