Logo - springer
Slogan - springer

Biomedical Sciences - Neuroscience | Animal Models of Pain

Animal Models of Pain

Series: Neuromethods, Vol. 49

Ma, Chao, Zhang, Jun-Ming (Eds.)

2011, XII, 230p. 25 illus..

A product of Humana Press
Available Formats:
eBook
Information

Springer eBooks may be purchased by end-customers only and are sold without copy protection (DRM free). Instead, all eBooks include personalized watermarks. This means you can read the Springer eBooks across numerous devices such as Laptops, eReaders, and tablets.

You can pay for Springer eBooks with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal.

After the purchase you can directly download the eBook file or read it online in our Springer eBook Reader. Furthermore your eBook will be stored in your MySpringer account. So you can always re-download your eBooks.

 
$89.95

(net) price for USA

ISBN 978-1-60761-880-5

digitally watermarked, no DRM

Included Format: PDF and EPUB

download immediately after purchase


learn more about Springer eBooks

add to marked items

Hardcover
Information

Hardcover version

You can pay for Springer Books with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal.

Standard shipping is free of charge for individual customers.

 
$119.00

(net) price for USA

ISBN 978-1-60761-879-9

free shipping for individuals worldwide

usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days


add to marked items

  • Consolidates a diverse selection of animal models along with cutting-edge, lab-ready methodologies
  • Investigates pain mechanisms ranging from surgical incision to mechanical compression and from spinal cord injury to cutaneous/local inflammation
  • Provides practical details from leading researchers in the field
With the loss of work days, the price of health care and payments for compensation, litigation, and malpractice, and the overwhelming cost of human suffering, chronic pain syndromes affect humanity enormously on both an economic and personal level. In Animal Models of Pain, expert investigators in the field provide a consolidated review of the current state of pain research by capturing the diversity of animal models that are used to investigate pain mechanisms, which range from surgical incision to mechanical compression and from spinal cord injury to cutaneous/local inflammation and beyond. As a volume in the respected Neuromethods series, this book delivers its vital content through detailed descriptions of a wide variety of step-by-step laboratory methods. Authoritative and cutting-edge, Animal Models of Pain seeks to lead scientists closer to the ultimate goal of improving the quality of life and relieving the unbearable burden of chronic pain for millions of people throughout the world.

Content Level » Professional/practitioner

Keywords » Chronic pain syndromes - Drug discovery - Pain mechanisms - Pain treatment - Physical and affective disorders

Related subjects » Animal Sciences - Neuroscience

Table of contents / Preface / Sample pages 

Popular Content within this publication 

 

Articles

Read this Book on Springerlink

Services for this book

New Book Alert

Get alerted on new Springer publications in the subject area of Neurosciences.