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Pain in Infants, Children, and Adolescents
Second Edition
by Neil L. Schechter

Pain in Infants, Children, and Adolescents is a significant revision of the leading text and clinical reference on pediatric pain.

Pain in Infants, Children, and Adolescents remains an indispensable source of guidance for all clinicians who treat pediatric patients with acute and chronic pain.


  • Many illustrations of techniques
  • Algorithms for specific pain problems
  • A formulary


Theoretic Perspectives

  1. Pain in Infants, Children, and Adolescents: An Overview
  2. The Neurobiologic Basis of Pediatric Pain
  3. The Human Developmental Neurphysiology of Pain
  4. Long-Term Consequences of Pain in Neonates
  5. Clinical Pharmacology
  6. Modifying the Psychologic Factors That Intensify Children's Pain and Prolong Disability
  7. Development of Psychologic Responses to Pain and Assessment of Pain in Infants and Toddlers
  8. Measuring Pain in Children: Developmental and Instrumental Issues
  9. Cultural Considerations in Children's Pain
  10. The Ethics of Pain Control in Infants and Children

Therapeutic Interventions

  1. Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs in Pediatric Pain Management
  2. Opioid Agonists and Antagonists
  3. Treatment of Pediatric Pain with Nonconventional Analgesics
  4. Local Anesthetics
  5. Psychiatric Assessment and Management of Pediatric Pain
  6. Assessment and Management of Somatoform Pain Disorders
  7. Psychologic and Behavioral Treatment of Pain in Children and Adolescents
  8. Hypnotherapy and Imagery for Managing Children's Pain
  9. Neurosurgical Procedures for the Treatment of Pediatric Pain
  10. Central Blocks in Children and Adolescents
  11. Peripheral Nerve Blockade in the Management of Postoperative Pain in Children
  12. Regional Anesthetic Techniqus for Chronic Pain Management in Children
  13. Nursing Management of the Child in Pain
  14. Physical Therapy Management of Pain in Children
  15. Complementary and Alternative Medical Therapies in Pediatric Pain Treatment
  16. Acupuncture
  17. Multidisciplinary Programs for Management of Acute and Chronic Pain in Children

Specific Pain Problems

  1. Management of Pain in Sickle Cell Disease
  2. Management of Pain in Childhood Cancer
  3. Pain and Pallitive Care
  4. Sedation
  5. Musculoskeletal Pain in Children
  6. Pain and Children with Developmental Disabilities
  7. Neuropathic Pain in Children
  8. Burn Pain Management: Avoiding the "Private Nightmare"
  9. Sedation and Analgesia in the Emergency Department
  10. The Pain (and Stress) in Infants in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  11. Management of Common Pain Problems in the Primary Care Pediatric Setting
  12. Diagnosis, Classification, and Medical Management of Headache in Children and Adolescents
  13. Recurrent Abdominal Pain
  14. Chest Pain
  15. Colic: The Pain Perplex
  16. Facial Pain in Children and Adolescents
  17. Pain Management for the Critically Ill Child in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
  18. Pain-Associated Disability Syndrome



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Pain in Infants, Children, and Adolescents
Second Edition
by Neil L. Schechter

2003 892 pages $158.00 + shipping
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