Essentials of Interventional Techniques in Managing Chronic Pain 1st edition 2018
To emphasize the importance of this Essentials of Interventional Techniques in Managing Chronic Pain 1st edition 2018 book, the author needs to reiterate the definitions, statistics, and the multiple modalities of treatments available to us for treating chronic pain today and their potential adverse consequences. Chronic pain exists globally. The prevalence of chronic, persistent, disabling pain seems to be increasing with low back pain, neck pain, and other musculos0keletal disorders occupying the top five categories of disability with escalating costs, and numerous modalities of treatments ranging from over-the-counter acetaminophen to complex surgical fusions.
Pain practice today is fortunate to have many physicians making this practice a professional part of their career. They come from all specialties, and education now has to reflect the advances pain practice has made in all those specialties, not just those in anesthesiology.Sadly, all modalities of treatments are increasing rapidly with evidence lacking for many of them. There are also numerous considerations, explosive use, and safety, including the interventional techniques that are the subject of these essentials of Interventional Techniques in Managing Chronic Pain 1st edition 2018 book.
This book, Essentials of Interventional Techniques in Managing Chronic Pain 1st edition 2018, fills the void where literature should conform to local necessities for information to be useful in that society. The format of the book is excellent; each chapter is consistent in describing an interventional technique in simple terms from history to complications and efficacy, stressing at all times technique and safety, encompassing evidence-based, cost-effective, and value-based practice. Essentials of Interventional Techniques in Managing Chronic Pain accomplish the ambitious goal of directly addressing the field writ large.