Pain Medicine Board Review

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Author Woodbury Et Al
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Well-written and expertly reviewed, this practical question-and-answer resource by Drs. Anna Woodbury, Boris Spektor, Vinita Singh, Brian Bobzien, Trusharth Patel, and Jerry Kalangara, prepares you for certification or recertification in Pain Management.Nearly 850 questions , with answers and concise explanations throughout, test the knowledge you need for success on the American Board of Anesthesiology exam.

Table of Contents
PART 1. GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS 1. The History of Pain Medicine2. Taxonomy and Classification of Chronic Pain Syndromes3. Organizing an Inpatient Acute Pain Service4. Measurement-Based Stepped Care Approach to Interdisciplinary Chronic Pain Management5. The Health Care Policy of Pain Management6. Quality Assessment and Improvement and Patient Safety in the Pain Clinic7. Education, Training, and Certification in Pain MedicinePART 2. BASIC CONSIDERATIONS 8. Pain Pathways: Peripheral, Spinal, Ascending, and Descending Pathways9. A Review of Pain-Processing Pharmacology10. Pain and Brain Changes11. An Introduction to Pharmacogenetics in Pain Management: Knowledge of How Pharmacogenomics May Affect Clinical Care12. Psychosocial Aspects of Chronic PainPART 3. EVALUATION AND ASSESSMENT 13. History and Physical Examination of the Pain Patient14. Electromyography and Evoked Potentials15. Radiologic Assessment of the Patient with Spine Pain16. Psychological and Behavioral Assessment17. Disability AssessmentPART 4. CLINICAL CONDITIONS 18. Postoperative Pain and Other Acute Pain Syndromes19. The Prediction and Prevention of Persistent Post-Surgical Pain20. Pediatric Acute Pain Management21. Low Back Pain22. Neurosurgical Approaches to Pain Management23. Cancer Pain24. Neuropathic Pain Syndromes25. Pain in Selected Neurologic Disorders26. Phantom Limb Pain27. Central Post-stroke Pain Syndrome28. Spinal Cord Injury Pain29. Chronic Widespread Pain30. Headache Management31. Dental and Facial Pain32. Visceral Pain33. Pediatric Chronic Pain Management34. Management of Pain in Older Adults35. Managing Pain During Pregnancy and LactationPART 5. PHARMACOLOGIC, PSYCHOLOGICAL, AND PHYSICAL MEDICINE TREATMENTS 36. Major Opioids and Chronic Opioid Therapy37. Minor and Short-Acting Analesics, Including Opioid Combination Products38. Antidepressants as Analesics39. Mem
ane Stabilizers for the Treatment of Pain40. Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs, Acetaminophen, and COX-2 Inhibitors41. Skeletal Muscle Relaxants42. Topical Analgesics43. Neuraxial Agents44. Pharmacology for the Interventional Pain Physician45. Psychological Interventions46. Physical Medicine Techniques in Pain Management47. Physical Rehabilitation for Patients with Chronic Pain48. Acupuncture49. Integrative Approaches to Pain Management50. Pain and Addictive Disorders: Challenge and Opportunity51. Issues Associated with Opioid UsePART 6. NERVE BLOCK TECHNIQUES 52. Nerve Blocks of the Head and Neck53. Upper Extremity Blocks54. Lower Extremity Nerve Blocks55. Truncal Blocks56. Peripheral and Visceral Sympathetic Blocks57. Intraarticular Analgesia58. Chemical Neurolytic Blocks59. Neurolysis of Sympathetic Axis for Cancer Pain ManagementPART 7. INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES 60. Interlaminar and Transforaminal Therapeutic Epidural Injections61. Pathogenesis, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Zygapophysial (Facet) Joint Pain62. Radiofrequency Treatment63. Sacroiliac Joint Syndrome: Sacroiliac Joint Injections and Block/Radiofrequency of the Lateral Branchs64. Myofascial Injections: Trigger Point, Piriformis, Iliopsoas, and Scalene Injections65. Lumbar Discogenic Pain and Diskography66. Intradiscal Procedures for the Treatment of Discogenic Lower Back and Leg Pain67. Minimally Invasive Procedures for Verte
al Compression Fractures68. Biopsychosocial Prescreening for Spinal Cord and Peripheral Nerve Stimulation Devices69. Spinal Cord and Peripheral Nerve Stimulation70. Intrathecal Drug Delivery: Patient Selection, Trialing, and Implantation71. Joint Injections72. Radiation Safety and Radiographic Contrast Agents in Pain MedicinePART 8. PAIN MANAGEMENT IN SPECIAL SITUATIONS AND SPECIAL TOPICS 73. The Management of Pain from Sickle Cell Disease74. Burn Pain75. Pain Management in the Emergency Department76. Pain Management in the Critically Ill Patient77. Pain Management at the End of Life78. Pain Management in the Home: Using Cancer Patients as a Model79. The Health Implications of Disparities in Cancer and Pain Care: Unequal Burdens and Unheard VoicesPART 9. RESEARCH, ETHICS, AND REIMBURSEMENT IN PAIN 80. Clinical Trial Design Methodology for Pain Outcome Studies81. Ethics of Research in Patients with Pain82. Postoperative Pain Management: Trends and Future Directions and Areas in Need of Investigation83. Future Directions and Trends in Pain Management