In this issue of Anesthesiology Clinics, guest editors Drs. Ronald G. Pearl and Sean Mackey bring their considerable expertise to the topic of Pain/Palliative Care. Top experts in the field cover key topics such as psychological approaches for migraine management; ketamine in chronic pain management; spinal cord stimulation for treatment of chronic pain: history and transition to novel waveforms; blinded pain cocktails; transitional pain services; and more.
Contains 11 relevant, practice-oriented topics including the emerging field of potential biased opioid agonists; update on treatments for facial pain; disparities in pain medicine; ultrasound-guided procedures in the management of chronic pain; and more.
Provides in-depth clinical reviews on pain and palliative care, offering actionable insights for clinical practice.
Presents the latest information on this timely, focused topic under the leadership of experienced editors in the field. Authors synthesize and distill the latest research and practice guidelines to create clinically significant, topic-based reviews.
Edited by Ronald G. Pearl, M.D., Ph.D., Dr. Richard K. and Erika N. Richards Professor , Chairman, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine and Sean Mackey, M.D., Ph.D., Redlich Professor, Chief, Division of Pain Medicine, Director, Stanford Systems Neuroscience and Pain Lab, Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative, and Pain Medicine, Neurosciences and Neurology, by