Definitions

The Disease of Pain
Pain Medicine

Pain Management
Acute Pain
Chronic Intractable Pain
Pain Overview

Nociceptive Pain
Inflammatory Pain
Muscle Spasm Pain
Neuropathic Pain
Central Pain
Wind-up Pain
GABA inhibition

Syndromes

CRPS 1
CRPS 2
CRPS Mixed
Rebound Pain
Internal Disc Disruption
Degenerative Disc Disease
Myofascial Trigger Points

Treatments

Noninvasive Non-Medications

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Hypnotherapy
Supportive Psychotherapy
Physical Therapy
Functional Capacity Evaluation

Medications

NSAIDs
Sodium Channel Blockers
Neuromodulators
Tricyclic Analgesics
Antidepressants

NMDA Antagonists
Opioids

Neuropathic Low Back Pain- pharmacotherapy

 

Invasive Treatments

Blocks
IDET
Surgery
Neurostimulators
Intrathecal pumps
Facet Neurotomy

Miscellaneous

Record Keeping
Computerizing Records
Acupuncture
Bibliography

Practical Pain Management
CD ROM