Painful Diabetic Polyneuropathy

A Comprehensive Guide for Clinicians

Editors: Lawson, Erin, Backonja, Miroslav "Misha" (Eds.)

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Painful diabetic polyneuropathy is the most common and disturbing of painful conditions experienced by people with diabetes. As the diabetes rate continues to grow, the number of people suffering from painful diabetic polyneuropathy will as well – increasing both patient suffering and demands on healthcare resources.  

Painful Diabetic Polyneuropathy covers all aspects of these painful disorders from pathophysiology and diagnosis, treatment and prevention, future approaches and the nursing perspective, to billing issues and the patient’s experience. Written by experts in their fields, each chapter presents the full perspective of these painful disorders with an emphasis on evidence-based scientific information. 

Painful Diabetic Polyneuropathy is a comprehensive resource for general and family medicine practitioners, neurologists and pain medicine specialists. It will also serve as a resource for patients for education, support, and treatment sites.

 

About the authors

Lawson, Erin, Backonja, Miroslav "Misha" (Eds.)

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From the reviews:

“This is an overview of the epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis, and multidisciplinary treatment of painful diabetic neuropathy. The purpose is to update clinicians on advances in painful diabetic neuropathy and to raise awareness of the impact it has on patients. … The book is most appropriate for clinicians. … This may serve as a quick reference to various aspects of painful diabetic polyneuropathy … .” (Sharon H. Chou, Doody’s Book Reviews, July, 2013)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  • Epidemiology and Scope of Impact of Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

    Gibbons, Christopher H. (et al.)

    Pages 3-9

  • Biology and Pathophysiology of Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

    Mixcoatl-Zecuatl, Teresa (et al.)

    Pages 13-26

  • Diagnosis of Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

    Bril, Vera (et al.)

    Pages 27-34

  • Prevention and Control of Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

    Piaggesi, Alberto (et al.)

    Pages 37-46

  • Medical Treatments for Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

    Vidal, Yamile (et al.)

    Pages 49-59

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eBook $84.99
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Hardcover $219.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-4939-0130-2
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Painful Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Book Subtitle
A Comprehensive Guide for Clinicians
Editors
  • Erin Lawson
  • Miroslav "Misha" Backonja
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-6299-6
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-6299-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4614-6298-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4939-0130-2
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4939-6368-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 204
Number of Illustrations and Tables
4 b/w illustrations, 4 illustrations in colour
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