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Neuropathic Pain

Neuropathic pain is known to be pain with nerve involvement. The intensity of which depends on the severity, pain threshold and the ability of suffers to cope. Neuropathic pain may need mono-therapy or combination of therapies to be resolved. Neuropathic pain may not resolve completely, therefore patient's compliance and understanding is essential in its management. Awareness and patient's education on targets may be of help during therapies for neuropathic pain. All chapters treated introduction, characteristics, diagnosis and randomized interventions to certain management of neuropathic pain. We acknowledge all those involve in the making of this book.

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Neuropathic PainEdited by Cyprian Udeagha

Published: March 28th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2381

ISBN: 978-953-51-0452-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6947-5

Copyright year: 2012

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4 Crossref Citations

8 Web of Science Citations

11 Dimensions Citations


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1. Overview of Neuropathic Pain Diagnosis and Assessment – An Approach Based on Mechanisms

By Ioana Mindruta, Ana-Maria Cobzaru and Ovidiu Alexandru Bajenaru


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2. Pharmacotherapy of Neuropathic Pain

By Kishor Otari, Rajkumar Shete and Chandrashekhar Upasani


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3. Intravenous Therapies in the Management of Neuropathic Pain: A Review on the Use of Ketamine and Lidocaine in Chronic Pain Management

By Harsha Shanthanna


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4. Cannabinoids and Neuropathic Pain

By P.W. Brownjohn and J.C. Ashton


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5. Fibromyalgia Syndrome and Spa Therapy

By Antonella Fioravanti, Nicola Giordano and Mauro Galeazzi


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6. Efficacy of Spinal Cord Stimulation for Central Post-Stroke Pain

By Mohamed Ali and Youichi Saitoh


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7. Radiofrequency Treatments for Neuropathic Pain: Review and New Approaches

By Ken-ichiro Uchida


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