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Diagnosis and Management of Head and Face Pain

A Practical Approach

Editors: Suen, James Y., Petersen, Erika (Eds.)

  • Comprehensive, from physiology to diagnosis and management
  • Written by a multidisciplinary team of leading  specialists
  • Includes numerous color photographs and drawings that augment the text
  • Includes clinical case studies
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About this book

This text is a comprehensive guide to the evaluation of patients with head and face pain.  It is a resource for any physician or dentist to properly diagnosis and to learn the options for treating head and face pain, as well as know when to refer a patient to a specialist and how to identify which specialist is needed.  It discusses the basic anatomy, etiology, and pathophysiology of head and face pain, classification guidelines for treatment, and clinical case examples.  Additional chapters on nerve blocks, nerve stimulators, radiosurgery, microvascular decompression, Botox, and alternative and complementary medicine are also included. 
Diagnosis and Management of Head and Face Pain will be an invaluable resource for otolaryngologists, family physicians, oral surgeons, dentists, neurologists, neurosurgeons, pain specialists, and patients who suffer from head and face pain.

About the authors

James Y Suen, MD 

Distinguished Professor

Patricia and J. Floyd Kyser M.D. Chair in Otolaryngology

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Little Rock, Arkansas, USA

 

 

Erika Petersen, MD 

Associate Professor

Department of Neurosurgery

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Little Rock, Arkansas

USA


Table of contents (42 chapters)

  • Applied Neuroanatomy of the Face and Head

    Smith, Chelsey (et al.)

    Pages 3-11

  • Etiology of Head Pain

    Patel, Trusharth (et al.)

    Pages 13-19

  • Pathophysiology of Head and Facial Pain

    Helton, Matthew (et al.)

    Pages 21-30

  • Nomenclature and Differential Diagnosis

    Tari, Rabia (et al.)

    Pages 31-50

  • History and Physical Examination

    Suen, James Y.

    Pages 53-58

Buy this book

eBook $119.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-90999-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $159.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-90998-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Diagnosis and Management of Head and Face Pain
Book Subtitle
A Practical Approach
Editors
  • James Y. Suen
  • Erika Petersen
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-90999-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-90999-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-90998-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 454
Number of Illustrations and Tables
22 b/w illustrations, 60 illustrations in colour
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