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Understanding chronic pain

Author: Angela J Koestler; Ann Myers
Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, ©2002.
Series: Understanding health and sickness series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Pain accounts for more than thirty-five million new medical visits and more than seventy million of all visits to physician's offices each year in the United States. Although there is no cure, Understanding Chronic Pain outlines new and effective treatments that focus on the management of pain and improvement in a patient's quality of life." "In the United States approximately ninety million people suffer from  Read more...
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Koestler, Angela J.
Understanding chronic pain.
Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, ©2002
(DLC) 2002001017
(OCoLC)48892357
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Angela J Koestler; Ann Myers
ISBN: 9781578064403 1578064406 9781604730357 1604730358
OCLC Number: 133167017
Language Note: English.
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 162 pages) : illustrations
Contents: What is chronic pain? --
What causes chronic pain? --
Seeking relief --
Taking care of yourself --
Low back pain --
Nerve pain --
Rheumatic pain --
Cancer pain --
Other chronic pain conditions --
The search for cures.
Series Title: Understanding health and sickness series.
Responsibility: Angela J. Koestler, Ann Myers.
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What is chronic pain? -- What causes chronic pain? -- Seeking relief -- Taking care of yourself -- Low back pain -- Nerve pain -- Rheumatic pain -- Cancer pain -- Other chronic pain conditions.  Read more...

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