GET THIS BOOKPain in Older Persons
- Author : Stephen J. Gibson,Debra K. Weiner
- Publisher : International Assn for the Study of Pain
- Release : 08 March 2021
Highlights major new accomplishments in such areas as the neurobiology of pain, age-related psychological and cognitive differences in pain perception, and the assessment of pain in cognitively intact and cognitively impaired older persons. Treatments such as oral analgesics, physical therapy techniques, cognitive-behavioral therapy, complementary and alternative medicine applications, and multidisciplinary pain management clinics are discussed, as are low back pain, neuropathic pain, postoperative pain, and end-of-life issues.