Chronic Abdominal Pain

An Evidence-Based, Comprehensive Guide to Clinical Management

Editors: Kapural, Leonardo (Ed.)

  • A comprehensive overview of chronic abdominal pain characteristics and mechanisms
  • Features state-of- the-art interventional and non-interventional therapeutic approaches
  • Authored by a team of world-renowned physicians and researchers
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Chronic Abdominal Pain is a comprehensive resource focused on the management of chronic abdominal pain. Chapters begin with an overview of pain generation, adaptive mechanisms and various diagnostic approaches. A complete range of novel, conservative, minimally invasive and surgical therapeutic options and their proper selection are then discussed along with evidence-based and practical clinical aspects of patient care. Authored by a team of world-renowned physicians and researchers, this definitive guide provides novel algorithms for contemporary treatment of chronic abdominal pain, giving pain medicine clinicians and practitioners the knowledge needed to assess and treat patients with abdominal pain.

About the authors

Leonardo Kapural, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Anesthesiology,

Wake Forest University, School of Medicine

Carolinas Pain Institute and Clinical Research Center

Winston-Salem, NC

USA

Table of contents (25 chapters)

  • Etiology and Mechanisms of Chronic Abdominal Pain

    Belkind-Gerson, Jaime (et al.)

    Pages 1-11

  • The Epidemiology of Chronic Abdominal Pain

    Tolba, Reda (et al.)

    Pages 13-24

  • Establishing Diagnosis of Chronic Abdominal Pain: Gastroenterologist View

    Bhatt, Amit (et al.)

    Pages 25-32

  • Establishing Diagnosis of Chronic Abdominal Pain: Pain Medicine view

    Veizi, I. Elias (et al.)

    Pages 33-43

  • Lessons Learned from Visceral Sensory Stimulation: Implications for Treatment of Chronic Abdominal Pain

    Olesen, Søren Schou (et al.)

    Pages 45-58

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eBook $119.00
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  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $159.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-4939-1991-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $159.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4939-5255-7
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Chronic Abdominal Pain
Book Subtitle
An Evidence-Based, Comprehensive Guide to Clinical Management
Editors
  • Leonardo Kapural
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4939-1992-5
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4939-1992-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4939-1991-8
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4939-5255-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 262
Number of Illustrations and Tables
43 b/w illustrations, 45 illustrations in colour
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