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The Basic Science of Pain - Philip Peng

The Basic Science of Pain

Author Philip Peng

  • Published: 2016-11-11
  • Category: Medical


An electronic book on basic science of pain written by well-known experts in the field. A few special features for the readers: (1) to help explaining and elucidating the concept of basic science, the book contains lots of videos, animations and illustrations that summarize important information (in 4 chapters, we have 28 videos, 25 illustrations and 3 interactive diagrams); (2) each basic science chapter is accompanied by a clinically orientated chapter to discuss the clinical relevance of the basic scientific knowledge.
Four chapters: 1. Ascending pathway: JoseCastro-Lopes, Fani Neto (basic science), Carlos Goicoechea, Oscar de Leon (clinical) 2. Descending pathway: Serge Marchand (basic science); Ken Craig, Philip Peng (clinical) 3. Visceral pain: Qasim Aziz, Adam Farmer (basic science); Maria Adele Giamberadino, Raffaele Costantini (clinical) 4. Brain imaging: Karen Davis (basic science); Angela Mailis (clinical)