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Melzack, Ronald

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Works: 90 works in 397 publications in 8 languages and 6,070 library holdings
Genres: Folklore  Handbooks and manuals  Juvenile works  Fiction  Methods (Music)  Legends  Biography  Radio programs  Radio adaptations  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Creator, Other, zxx
Classifications: RB127, 616.0472
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Publications about Ronald Melzack
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Most widely held works by Ronald Melzack
The challenge of pain by Ronald Melzack( Book )
66 editions published between 1900 and 2008 in English and held by 1,297 libraries worldwide
In this study, the authors discuss the current status of pain research and treatment. The book describes the different aspects of pain, presents the increasing physiological evidence, and examines the major theories of pain and their implications
Textbook of pain by Patrick D Wall( Book )
56 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 1,175 libraries worldwide
Combining theoretical and practical aspects of pain, from basic scientific concepts to specific strategies of therapeutic management, this book serves as a guide to current concepts of pain and should appeal to both clinicians and researchers
Handbook of pain assessment by Dennis C Turk( Book )
36 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in English and held by 932 libraries worldwide
Now in a revised and expanded second edition, this classic text provides comprehensive coverage of the most advanced methods for assessing the person in pain. The volume addresses the full range of issues--physical pathology, psychosocial factors, and behavioral variables--that influence patients' perception and reporting of pain, as well as their responsiveness to treatment. Leading authorities describe the available instruments and best procedures, review their limitations and advantages, and provide practical information and guidelines for assessing prevalent pain syndromes. The volume has
The puzzle of pain by Ronald Melzack( Book )
27 editions published between 1973 and 1983 in 6 languages and held by 888 libraries worldwide
Description of psychological, clinical and physiological aspects of pain and major theories of pain
The day Tuk became a hunter & other Eskimo stories by Ronald Melzack( Book )
14 editions published between 1967 and 1978 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Ten stories from the folklore and personal experience of the people the Indians named "Eskimos" meaning "Eaters-of-raw-meat."
Handbook of pain management by Ronald Melzack( Book )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 310 libraries worldwide
A concise overview of the most important information about every clinical aspect of pain. It is for health care professionals, in practice and in training, involved in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with a wide variety of acute and chronic pain problems. The handbook is divided into three sections: clinical pain states, therapeutic approaches, and special problems of assessment and management. The emphasis throughout is on the diagnosis and treatment of clinical pain states and includes recent advances in all aspects of therapy. A special section is devoted to assessing and managing the most challenging problems: pain in children, burn pain, neuropathic pain, cancer pain, gender-related pain, AIDS-related pain and pain in the elderly
Raven, creator of the world by Ronald Melzack( Book )
5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
A collection of ten Eskimo legends that relate how Raven, a super-human being, created the world and animals and people
Pain measurement and assessment by Ronald Melzack( Book )
14 editions published between 1983 and 1995 in English and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Le défi de la douleur by Ronald Melzack( Book )
6 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in French and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Why the man in the moon is happy and other Eskimo creation stories by Ronald Melzack( Book )
5 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
8 well-illustrated Inuit myths of creation retold so as to appeal to children of our culture. Suitable for grades 3 and up
Wall and Melzack's textbook of pain by Patrick D Wall( Book )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
"Wall and Melzack's textbook of pain, revised under new editorial leadership, and with a host of new, multidisciplinary international contributors, the 5th Edition once again covers virtually every aspect of pain. More than 125 leading minds in the field document all of the very latest knowledge about the neurophysi, ology, psychology, and assessment of every type of pain syndrome, and describe today's full range of pharmacologic, surgical, electrostimulative, physiotherapeutic, and psychological management options."--[source inconnue]
Das Rätsel des Schmerzes by Ronald Melzack( Book )
3 editions published in 1978 in German and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Narcotics and the nature of pain by Ronald Melzack( Book )
4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Raven, creator of the world : Eskimo legends by Ronald Melzack( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1973 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Wall y Melzack tratado del dolor by Patrick D Wall( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Revisada y con nuevos colaboradores provenientes de todos los campos relacionados con el dolor, esta nueva edición recoge cada aspecto de la medicina del dolor. Documenta cualquier conocimiento sobre la neurofisiología, la psicología, la valoración y el tratamiento de cada tipo de dolor, y describe todas las opciones disponibles hoy día en farmacología, cirugía, electroestimulación, fisioterapia y tratamiento psicológico. Los más de 125 autores, verdaderas autoridades en la medicina del dolor, garantizan que esta obra es la referencia más actual, experta y completa en dolor, recogiendo la útlima información de un campo en rápido crecimiento. Entre las innovaciones de esta edición, se encuentran avances en este campo como los descubrimientos que siguieron a la identificación de la estructura molecular del receptor de la capsaicina TRPV1 y las sólidas pruebas derivadas de estudios epidemiológicos que han puesto de manifiesto la magnitud del problema clínico del dolor. En correspondencia con estos avances, se han añadido nuevos capítulos que tratan contenidos que van desde la adicción a analgésicos hasta la medicina del dolor basada en la evidencia y los ensayos clínicos. Otra novedad es la inclusión de recientes avances en farmacología que afectan a anticonvulsivantes, antidepresivos, relajantes musculares y derivados del cannabis. Asimismo, la sección dedicada al dolor a sido ampliada de 1 a 4 capítulos. También las técnicas anestésicas han sido ampliadas. En esta nueva edición, las opciones terapéuticas se presentan en un formato llamativo para que puedan localizarse rápidamente, y se ofrecen nuevas ilustraciones a color para facilitar la representación gráfica de los conceptos más importantes. E-dition con acceso a la página web de la obra en inglés, donde se pueden encontrar: el libro completo, actualizado cada semana bajo la supervisión de los autores; imágenes descargables para su uso en presentaciones, y una base de datos, Mosby¿s Drug Consult, con la información farmacológica disponible más actual, completa y precisa
Raven, creator of the world : Eskimo legends of the beginning by Ronald Melzack( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 1973 and 1983 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
A dramatization, with incidental music by Neil Chotem of Ronald Melzack's Raven tales
Raven, creator of the world by Ronald Melzack( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
A collection of Eskimo legends that relate how Raven, a super-human being, created the world, animals, and people
Psychological control of pain by Ronald Melzack( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1980 and 2012 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Techniques for training on the therapeutic use of hypnotism to control pain
L'enigma del dolore : aspetti psicologici, clinici e fisiologici by Ronald Melzack( Book )
2 editions published in 1976 in Italian and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Raven, creator of the world : Eskimo legends by Ronald Melzack( Book )
6 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
A collection of ten Eskimo legends that relate how Raven, a super-human being, created the world and animals and people
 
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Alternative Names
Melzack, Ronald
Melzak, R. 1929-
Ronald Melzack Canadees psycholoog
Ronald Melzack kanadischer Psychologe
Ronald Melzack psicólogo canadiense
Ronald Melzack psicólogu canadianu
Роналд Мелзак
メルザック, R.
ロナルド・メルザック
Languages
English (281)
French (6)
German (4)
Spanish (4)
Italian (3)
Japanese (2)
Dutch (2)
Czech (1)
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