Best Pain Medicine Books

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1. Pediatric Psychopharmacology for Primary Care

Author: by Dr. Mark A Riddle M.D.
Published at: American Academy of Pediatrics; 2nd edition (November 15, 2018)
ISBN: 978-1610021999

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Completely updated and revised, the second edition provides primary care physicians with practice-tested, condition-specific treatment recommendations for various childhood mental disorders. Obtain clear guidance on dosing, monitoring, and potential adverse reactions of psychotropic medications for treatment of common psychiatric disorders and mental health or behavioral problems in children and adolescents.

This simple, systematic approach defines discrete levels of psychotropics and spells out group-specific roles and responsibilities in accord with AAP policies. Plus, an included digital tool offers instant access to authoritative answers on specific conditions and medications. Includes bonus digital tool!

Get instant answers on specific conditions and medications! TOPICS INCLUDEConceptual framework for prescribing psychotropic drugsMedications for specific diagnoses: ADHD, Anxiety, and DepressionUS Food and Drug Administration-Approved antipsychotics and mood stabilizers and all other medicationsWhat to do when treatment is unsuccessful


2. Textbook of Critical Care

Author: by Mitchell P. Fink MD
Published at: Elsevier; 7th edition (January 2, 2017)
ISBN: 978-0323376389

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Comprehensive, concise, and readable, Textbook of Critical Care, 7th Edition, brings you fully up to date with the effective management of critically ill patients, providing the evidence-based guidance you need to overcome a full range of practice challenges.Drs. Jean-Louis Vincent, Edward Abraham, Frederick A.

Moore, Patrick Kochanek, and Mitchell P. Fink are joined by other international experts who offer a multidisciplinary approach to critical care, sharing expertise in anesthesia, surgery, pulmonary medicine, and pediatrics. This highly acclaimed text offers ICU clinicians a new understanding of the pathophysiology of critical illness and new therapeutic approaches to critical care.

Features a wealth of tables, boxes, algorithms, diagnostic images, and key points that clarify important concepts and streamline complex information for quick reference. Includes procedural videos online. Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.


3. Prescriber's Guide – Children and Adolescents: Volume 1 (Stahl's Essential Psychopharmacology)

Author: by Stephen M. Stahl
Published at: Cambridge University Press; 1st edition (October 1, 2018)
ISBN: 978-1108446563

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Child and adolescent psychopharmacology is a rapidly growing field with psychotropic medications used widely in the treatment of this patient group. However, psychopharmacological treatment guidelines used for adults cannot simply be applied for children or adolescents, thus presenting clinicians and nurse practitioners with assessment and prescribing challenges.

Based on the best selling resource Stahl’s Prescriber’s Guide, this new book provides a user friendly step by step manual on the range of psychotropic drugs prescribed for children and adolescents by clinicians and nurse practitioners. Reviewed by expert child and adolescent psychiatrists, the medications are presented in the same design format in order to facilitate rapid access to information.

Each drug is broken down into a number of sections, each designated by a unique color background thereby clearly distinguishing information presented on therapeutics, safety and tolerability, dosing and use, what to expect, special populations, and the art of psychopharmacology, and followed by key references.


4. Basic Psychopharmacology for Mental Health Professionals

Author: by Richard Sinacola
Published at: Pearson; 3rd edition (April 8, 2019)
ISBN: 978-0134893648

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An easy-to-understand guide to psychopharmacology for non-medical helping professionals Basic Psychopharmacology for Mental Health Professionals provides up-to-date information on the latest medications in easy-to-understand language. This practical and engaging text includes numerous case studies that illustrate the skills needed for successful practice in the field.

The 3rd Edition is updated to the DSM-5, and it includes updated information and research on the newest medications. Additional clinical case examples have also been added throughout the text.


5. Demystifying Opioid Conversion Calculations: A Guide for Effective Dosing, 2nd Edition

Author: by Dr. Mary Lynn McPherson Pharm.D. BCPS CPE
Published at: ASHP; Second Edition, New edition (August 28, 2018)
ISBN: 978-1585284290

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Praised by practitioners, students and instructors for its engaging approach to teaching a very complex subject, Demystifying Opioid Conversion Calculations: A Guide for Effective Dosing, has long been the go-to guide for learning how to calculate opioid conversions. Now in its second edition, this reference is a must-have for clinicians involved in pain management at all levels.

Written by pain management expert Mary Lynn McPherson, PharmD, MA, MDE, BCPS, CPE, Demystifying Opioid Conversion Calculations focuses on the calculations that practitioners use in actual practice, providing realistic scenarios for decision making. The revised edition covers the entire spectrum of opioid analgesics used to manage patients with moderate-to-severe pain and serious lifelimiting illnesses.

Inside this updated and expanded guide you’ll find: – Learning objectives and practice problems with solutions in each chapter – New clinical cases throughout, including detailed discussions of cases that demonstrate errors in opioid dose calculations – Expanded information on less commonly used opioids, including levorphanol and nalbuphine – Important summary points at the end of each chapter – Updated pearls, pitfalls, and fast factsDemystifying Opioid Conversion Calculations, 2nd Edition, is designed to help practitioners including pharmacists, physicians, nurses, and others develop a high level of skill in performing the required mathematical calculations associated with opioid conversions, plus the confidence to safely and effectively manage their patients’ needs for pain relief.


6. Buzzed: The Straight Facts About the Most Used and Abused Drugs from Alcohol to Ecstasy, Fifth Edition

Author: by Cynthia Kuhn Ph.D.
Published at: W. W. Norton & Company; 1st edition (July 9, 2019)
ISBN: 978-0393356465

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The essential source for understanding how drugs affect the body and behavior. Fully updated, this matter-of-fact handbook includes the most recent discoveries about drug use, including new information on electronic smoking devices, abuse of prescription stimulants, and the opioid crisis.

Lively, highly informative, unbiased, [and] thorough (Addiction Research & Theory), Buzzed surveys drugs from caffeine to heroin to reveal how these drugs affect the body, the different highs they produce, and the circumstances in which they can be deadly. Neither a Just Say No treatise nor a How to manual, Buzzed is based on the conviction that people make better decisions with accurate information at hand.

8 pages of color illustrations


7. Atlas of Ultrasound-Guided Musculoskeletal Injections (Atlas Series)

Author: by Gerard Malanga
Published at: McGraw-Hill Education / Medical; 1st edition (March 18, 2014)
ISBN: 978-0071769679

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Publisher’s Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Clear, concise description of more than 100 US-guided injections in musculoskeletal medicine. A Doody’s Core Title for 2017!

Atlas of Ultrasound-Guided Musculoskeletal Injections includes numerous tips and tricks from the field’s most experienced and respected practitioners. This unique and state-ofthe-art text is ideal for physiatrists, rheumatologists, sports medicine physicians, radiologists, pain medicine specialists, and orthopedic surgeons. With a focus on safety and efficacy, this atlas is a worthwhile investment for any practitioner looking to add ultrasound-guided procedures to their practice or is looking to sharpen their skills.

The book opens with informative coverage of the fundamentals of MSK US, including ultrasound physics, preparation and set-up for MSK US procedures, and the rationale and evidence for performing these procedures. The main body of the book dedicates one chapter to a specific US-guided injection or procedure.


8. Clinical Psychopharmacology: Principles and Practice

Author: by S. Nassir Ghaemi
Published at: Oxford University Press (January 4, 2019)
ISBN: 978-0199995486

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Clinical Psychopharmacology offers a comprehensive guide to clinical practice that explores two major aspects of the field: the clinical research that exists to guide clinical practice of psychopharmacology, and the application of that knowledge with attention to the individualized aspects of clinical practice.

The text consists of 50 chapters, organized into 6 sections, focusing on disease-modifying effects, non-DSM diagnostic concepts, and essential facts about the most common drugs. This innovative book advocates a scientific and humanistic approach to practice and examines not only the benefits, but also the harms of drugs.

Providing a solid foundation of knowledge and a great deal of practical information, this book is a valuable resource for practicing psychiatrists, psychiatric nurse practitioners, medical students and trainees in psychiatry, as well as pharmacists.


9. Managing the Side Effects of Psychotropic Medications

Author: by Joseph F. Goldberg
Published at: Amer Psychiatric Pub Inc; Revised edition (August 7, 2018)
ISBN: 978-1585624881

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Where other psychopharmacology textbooks and, indeed, most internships and residencies in psychiatry lack a solid basis in primary care medicine, Managing the Side Effects of Psychotropic Medications bridges that educational gap, offering a thorough examination of all the effects of taking a psychotropic drug, as well practical clinical advice on how to manage complications that arise.

This second edition of the guide features updated information about newer psychotropic agents, as well as new drugs to help manage iatrogenic weight gain, metabolic dysregulation, involuntary movement disorders, and other common problems. New tables and figures have also been added to aid rapid assessment and management, and the self-assessment section has been updated and expanded with more key questions to facilitate knowledge retention.

Regardless of their particular expertise, all clinicians will benefit from the rigorous scientific and scholarly discussion they will find in this edition of the consequences of drug therapies they prescribe, the range of available strategies to effectively manage adverse effects, and the scientific and practical implications of their treatment decisions.

10. Stoelting's Pharmacology & Physiology in Anesthetic Practice

Author: by Pamela Flood MD MA
Published at: LWW; Fifth edition (December 20, 2014)
ISBN: 978-1605475509

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Ensure safe and effective patient management with Stoelting’s Pharmacology and Physiology in Anesthetic Practice . This best-selling clinical reference provides comprehensive, current, clinically oriented, authoritative information on all aspects of pharmacology and physiology that are relevant to anesthesiology, equipping you to make the most informed clinical decisions about the care of your patients .

Key FeaturesApply the latest knowledge with coverage of all new drugs, as well as new findings on the actions and interactions of established drugs. Prepare for certification and recertification exams with the most widely respected reference on anesthetic pharmacology and physiology.

Benefit from the authority of a who’s who in contemporary anesthesiology , under the masterful editorial leadership of Dr. Robert K. Stoelting’s chosen successors. Now with the print edition, enjoy the bundled interactive eBook edition , offering tablet, smartphone, or online access to:Complete content with enhanced navigationA powerful search that pulls results from content in the book, your notes, and even the webCross-linked pages , references, and more for easy navigationHighlighting tool for easier reference of key content throughout the textAbility to take and share notes with friends and colleaguesQuick reference tabbing to save your favorite content for future use

11. Psychopharmacology for Mental Health Professionals: An Integrative Approach

Author: by R. Elliott Ingersoll
Published at: Cengage Learning; 2nd edition (January 1, 2015)
ISBN: 978-1285845227

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Master the basics of psychopharmacology with PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY FOR MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS, Second Edition. Concise yet comprehensive, this counseling text covers the basic principles of psychopharmacology, commonly prescribed psychotropic drugs for adults, and psychotropic medications prescribed to children. Psychological, cultural, and social issues related to psychopharmacology are also addressed.

Numerous case examples, study questions, bolded key terms, and a glossary help you understand and applying the material. Practical information about how to talk with clients about medication and compliance as well as hands-on information about how to approach collaboration with prescribing professionals prepares you to apply what you have learned to practice.

This edition includes new material on psychosocial treatments that complement the most prescribed medications, expanded discussion of medication of children and the elderly, a new chapter on drug replacement therapies, reference to changes in the DSM-5, and more.

12. Pain Medicine Board Review (Medical Specialty Board Review)

Author: by Marc A. Huntoon
Published at: Oxford University Press; Pck Pap/Ps edition (April 19, 2017)
ISBN: 978-0190217518

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Pain Medicine Board Review is a comprehensive guide for preparing for the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) certification or recertification in Pain Medicine, and for residents preparing for in-training examinations in Pain Medicine. The text is organized into 28 chapters covering topics such as Anatomy, Physiology of Pain, Pharmacology, Diagnosis of Pain, and various pain syndromes.

Each section includes questions, answers, and detailed explanations with highlighted key points, and concise further reading lists. Questions follow the ABMS style, and the explications of answers carefully address all points in the ABMS content outline for Pain Medicine. A section on imaging includes high quality magnetic resonance images, ultrasound images, fluoroscopic images and other images that will enable the examination candidate to answer questions that determine knowledge of pathological states as compared to normal and complications of treatments.

13. Atlas of Image-Guided Spinal Procedures

Author: by Michael Bruce Furman MD
Published at: Elsevier; 2nd edition (December 21, 2017)
ISBN: 978-0323401531

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The second edition of Atlas of Image-Guided Spinal Procedures features a highly visual atlas format to illustrate exactly how to perform each technique. This medical reference walks you through each procedure, step-by-step, to safely and efficiently relieve patients’ pain. This book presents an algorithmic, image-guided approach for each technique; trajectory view (demonstrates fluoroscopic “setup”); multiplanar confirmation views (AP, lateral, oblique); and “safety view” (what should be avoided during injection), along with optimal and suboptimal contrast patterns.

Each fluoroscopic and ultrasound chapter also has the same “voice” so it is easy to follow. Safely and efficiently relieve your patients’ pain with consistent, easy-to-follow chapters that guide you through each technique. Presents an algorithmic, image-guided approach for each technique: trajectory view (demonstrates fluoroscopic “setup”); multiplanarconfirmation views (AP, lateral, oblique); and “safety view” (what should be avoided during injection), along with optimal and suboptimal contrast patterns.