Interventional Management of Chronic Visceral Pain Syndromes

Edited by Daniel J. Pak, MD, Jason Yong, MD, MBA and Krishna Shah, MD
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Offering timely coverage of this complex field, Interventional Management of Chronic Visceral Pain Syndromes is a practical, evidence-based guide for the mechanisms, presentation, diagnosis, and treatments of chronic non-malignant and malignant abdominal pain syndromes. Experienced clinicians and academic leaders in pain medicine comprehensively discuss best-practice guidelines using the newest interventional techniques, including dorsal root ganglion stimulation, high frequency spinal cord stimulation, and low-dose intrathecal infusion pumps. Coverage includes malignant and non-malignant gastrointestinal pain, malignant and non-malignant pelvic pain in males and females, rectal pain, and chest pain.

Key Features
  • Discusses key demographic characteristics as well as clinical and diagnostic presentations of the most common and esoteric visceral pain syndromes that will enable clinicians to identify pain generators. 

  • Provides a truly systematic approach to the treatment of chronic visceral pain, including the use of pharmacologic, non-interventional, interventional, and multidisciplinary therapies with evidence-based data. 

  • Covers the indications, contraindications, and outcomes results of the newest interventional treatments that all clinicians should be aware of, including neuromodulation and intrathecal pump therapy. 

ISBN 9780323757751
Product Format Book
Publication Date 2020
Author Information Edited by Daniel J. Pak, MD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY, United States ; Jason Yong, MD, MBA, Assistant Professor of Anesthesia, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, United States and Krishna Shah, MD, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, United States
Published Reviews

"This book is great for fellows in pain medicine, providing a review of syndromes that will appear on examinations. The approach by the authors and contributors has resulted in an interesting read for pain fellows."

© Doody's Review Service, 2021, Robert R. Gaiser, MD (Yale School of Medicine)

Table of Content

    1. Epidemiology of Visceral Pain Syndromes

    2. Neuroanatomy and Mechanisms of Visceral Pain

    Pelvic Pain Syndromes

    3. Female Pelvic Pain

    4. Malignant Pelvic Pain

    5. Chronic Prostatitis

    6. Coccydynia

    7. Pudendal Neuralgia

    8. Post-Surgical Pelvic Pain

    9. Functional Anorectal Pain

    Malignant Gastrointestinal Pain

    10. Pancreatic Cancer

    11. Liver cancer

    12. Gastric cancer

    13. Colorectal cancer

    Non-Malignant Gastrointestinal Pain

    14. Chronic pancreatitis

    15. Chronic post-surgical pain (CPSP)

    16. Chronic abdominal wall pain

    17. Mesenteric ischemia

    18. Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    19. Irritable bowel syndrome

    Chest Pain

    20. Postherpetic Neuralgia

    21. Atypical Chest Wall Pain

    22. Esophagitis

    23. Gastroesophageal Reflex Disease

    Publication Date 25-10-2020
    Pages 182
    Trim 235 x 191 (7 1/2 x 9 1/4)
    Stock Status In Stock
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