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1.
Pain Free : A Revolutionary Method for Stopping Chronic Pain
by Pete Egoscue, Roger Gittines (Contributor)


Bantam Doubleday Dell Pub (Trd)
Hardcover - 296 pages
(April 1998)
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5 out of 5 stars
Amazon.com
Pete Egoscue learned a lot about pain when, as a Marine officer, he was wounded in Vietnam. He segued from patient to physical therapist, and now runs a famous clinic in San Diego, where he claims he's helped 95 percent of his patients cure chronic pain--including Jack Nicklaus and Charles Barkley,... Read more

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Mayo Clinic on Chronic Pain
by David W. Swanson(Editor), et al


Kensington Pub Corp (Trd)
Paperback - 200 pages
1 Ed edition (November 1999)
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Synopsis
A valuable series drawing from the knowledge of physicians at the world-famous Mayo Clinic continues with a comprehensive resource on chronic pain control, discussing lifestyle changes that can ease the pain, presenting techniques for coping with it, and more. Original. Read more

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How I Recovered From Chronic Back & Neck Pain: an Odyssey of Pain and Learning
by Sheldon P. Needle


CTS
Paperback - 99 pages
(January 1997)
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Book Description
If you feel like you are drowning in an ocean of endless medical tests, treatments, and medications with no real diagnoses and no relief in sight, How I Recovered from Chronic Back and Neck Pain may be your answer! Tens of billions of dollars are spent by people with chronic back and neck pain... Read more

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Chronic Pain : Taking Command of Our Healing! : Understanding the Emotional Trauma Underlying Chronic Pain
by Wm. R. B. Anderson, et al


New Energy Pr
Paperback - 149 pages
(March 1995)
  Avg. Customer Review:
3.5 out of 5 stars
A reviewer, June 21, 2000 2 out of 5 stars
Not what I had expected
I was hoping for something more substantial. The authors make a few interesting insights, yet the book lacks a lot, in my opinion. Not much to it. Read more

 


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The Chronic Pain Management Sourcebook (Lowell House)
by David E. Drum


Lowell House
Paperback - 288 pages
(August 1999)
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4 out of 5 stars
Amazon.com
There are few things as debilitating to the body and soul as chronic pain. "The physical and emotional suffering that accompanies chronic pain tries the body and the mind, and tests the limits of the spirit and the self," writes David Drumm. "You may feel helpless and alone, crying out for relief in... Read more

6.   Bone, Breath, & Gesture : Practices of Embodiment
by Don Hanlon Johnson(Editor)


North Atlantic Books
Paperback - 389 pages
(July 1995)
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Pain Free With Magnet Therapy
by Lara Owen


Prima Publications
Paperback - 272 pages
(May 2000)
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5 out of 5 stars
Book Description
Is the apparent healing power of magnets based on hype or facts? In Pain-Free with Magnet Therapy, Lara Owen shares the most recent scientific evidence that suggests magnets and electromagnetic-field therapy may indeed provide relief from chronic pain and other ailments. Through interviews with top... Read more

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Chronic Pain : Assessment, Diagnosis, and Management
by Michael S., Md., Phd. Margoles(Editor), Richard, Phd. Weiner (Editor)


CRC Press
Hardcover - 300 pages
(December 1998)
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5 out of 5 stars
Book News, Inc.
A kaleidoscopic view of the growing problem for professionals in any of the fields that encounter patients who suffer it, and for patients and their families as well, though the level of sophistication varies widely from chapter to chapter. Along with case studies and personal stories, the topics... Read more

9.   Classification of Chronic Pain : Descriptions of Chronic Pain Syndromes and Definitions of Pain Terms
by Harold Merskey, Nikolai Bogduk


Intl Assoc for the Study of Pain
Paperback
2nd Ed. edition (June 1994)
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From Book News, Inc. , April 1, 1995
A revised edition (first, 1986) of a reference providing standardized definition of terms and classification of chronic pain syndromes. Most of the book is devoted to practical working descriptions of chronic pain syndromes, with a final section providing definitions of pain terms. Annotation... Read more

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Managing Chronic Pain : Strategies for Dealing With Back Pain, Headaches, Muscle & Joint Pain, Cancer Pain, Abdominal Pain
by Siang-Yang Tan


Intervarsity Pr
Paperback
(September 1996)
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Synopsis
What medical means exist to lessen physical pain? What psychological techniques will help? And what part does faith play? From years of study, Siang-Yang Tan gathers data and offers strategies for coping with pain that cannot be altogether eliminated. It offers strategies for dealing with back pain,... Read more

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The Management of Pain
by Michael A., Md. Ashburn(Editor), Linda J., Md. Rice (Editor)


Churchill Livingstone
Hardcover - 714 pages
(February 1998)
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From The New England Journal of Medicine July 23, 1998 The Massachusetts Medical Society. All rights reserved.
My favorite medical textbook is Where There Is No Doctor (edited by D. Werner et al. Berkeley, Calif.: Hesperion Foundation, 1992), written originally as a medical bible for paramedics in South American villages. It is short and cheap, but above all, it is clear. The page with drawings of spots is... Read more

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The Sciatica Relief Handbook
by Chet Cunningham, Mary Ann Castor


United Research Pub
Paperback - 261 pages
(April 1998)
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4 out of 5 stars
Back Cover
If you have ever suffered sciatica symptoms such as pain in the buttocks and lower back, or pain and numbness in your legs and feet, this book could change your life for the better.

The book contains the latest up-to-date information on sciatica--what causes symptoms, how best to treat them, and... Read more


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Making Friends with Pain: Learning to Live Well with Chronic Illness
by Elizabeth Flora


Sadie Books
Paperback - 146 pages
(June 1999)
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Jill Ashworth/Mother of Amy Gordon
"My daughter and I discussed this book as we read. I learned more about her frustrations, emotions and coping skills by doing so." Read more

14.   Chronic Pain : Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Prevention and Management
by Hooshang, M.D. Hooshmand


CRC Pr
Hardcover
(March 1993)
  Avg. Customer Review:
5 out of 5 stars
A reviewer, June 12, 2000 5 out of 5 stars
Information for patient ,physican and staff
RSD patients hsitorically have had to to seek out information for themselves on the nightmare called RSD as information and treatment move slowly down the medical and insurance pipeline. Although most patients and their families will not be able to completly understand the more clinical aspects of... Read more

 


15.   The Day Room : A Memoir of Madness and Mending
by Kathleen Crowley


Kennedy Carlisle Pub Co
Hardcover
(October 1995)
  Avg. Customer Review:
4.5 out of 5 stars
The publisher, Kennedy Carlisle Publishing Co., San Francisco , October 4, 1998
A positive, hope-building treasure.
"Forget about Tom Clancy or John Grisham. Kathleen Crowley has written a page turner with all the intrigue, narrow escapes and courtroom drama of a fictional thriller. The big difference is that her story is every bit true... You will be inspired, astonished and uplifted as Crowley reaches,... Read more

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The Pain Relief Handbook : Self-Help Methods for Managing Pain
by Chris Wells, et al


Firefly Books
Paperback - 216 pages
(September 1998)
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The publisher, Firefly Books , July 28, 1998
Do you suffer from arthritis, back pain, sciatica, migraine, fibromyalgia or other long-term pain? If so, you are not alone. As many as 30 percent of North Americans suffer from chronic pain, and many of them believe nothing can be done to help them. However, thanks to the "Pain Relief... Read more

17.   Biocultural Dimensions of Chronic Pain : Implications for Treatment of Multi-Ethnic Populations (Suny Series in Medical Anthropology)
by Maryann S. Bates


State Univ of New York Pr
Paperback
(January 1996)
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Handbook for Pain Management
by Ruth T. Kingdon, et al


W B Saunders Co
Paperback
(January 1998)
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Book Description
B. Saunders. Kaiser Permanente, Fontana, CA. Portable quick reference on the essentials of pain management. Organized by client population and includes coverage of pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic methods. For clinical healthcare workers. 8 U.S. contributors. Trim size: 8.25 x 4 inches. Softcover.... Read more

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The War on Pain : How Breakthroughs in the New Field of Pain Medicine Are Turning the Tide Against Suffering
by Scott Md Fishman, Lisa Berger (Contributor)


Harpercollins
Hardcover - 256 pages
1 Ed edition (January 2000)
  Avg. Customer Review:
3.5 out of 5 stars
Larry Dossey, M.D., author of Reinventing Medicine and Healing Words
"The management of pain has entered a new era, as Dr. Scott Fishman's book shows. The War on Pain could be a breakthrough for anyone who suffers. Bridging body and mind, this book exemplifies the best of integrative medicine." Read more

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The Pain Cure : The Proven Medical Program That Helps End Your Chronic Pain
by Dharma Singh Khalsa, et al


Warner Books
Hardcover - 418 pages
(May 1999)
  Avg. Customer Review:
5 out of 5 stars
From Booklist May 1, 1999
First, the authors of the enthusiastic Brain Longevity (1997) want you to learn how to experience pain without suffering. Writing in the first-person voice of physician Khalsa, they discuss methods for gaining control of rather than giving in to pain. Khalsa's four levels of handling chronic pain... Read more

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The Pain Relief Breakthrough : The Power of Magnets to Relieve Backaches, Arthritis, Menstrual Cramps, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Sports Injuries, and Mo
by Julian Whitaker, Brenda D. Adderly


Little Brown & Company
Hardcover - 216 pages
1 Ed edition (April 1998)
  Avg. Customer Review:
4.5 out of 5 stars
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In general it's hard to trust books that focus on a single nutritional supplement or alternative-medicine therapy; the words breakthrough or miracle in a title are almost red flags saying, "Warning! No objectivity here!" There's no objectivity in The Pain Relief Breakthrough either, but... Read more

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The Pain Relief Breakthrough : The Power of Magnets to Relieve Backaches, Arthritis, Menstrual Cramps, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Sports Injuries, and Mo
by Julian Whitaker, Brenda D. Adderly


Plume Books
Paperback - 224 pages
(May 1999)
  Avg. Customer Review:
4.5 out of 5 stars
Amazon.com
In general it's hard to trust books that focus on a single nutritional supplement or alternative-medicine therapy; the words breakthrough or miracle in a title are almost red flags saying, "Warning! No objectivity here!" There's no objectivity in The Pain Relief Breakthrough either, but... Read more

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Freedom from Pain : The Breakthrough Method of Pain Relief Based on the New York Pain Treatment Program at Lenox Hill Hospital
by Norman J. Marcus, Jean S. Arbeiter (Contributor)


Fireside
Paperback
Reprint edition (April 1995)
  Avg. Customer Review:
5 out of 5 stars
Book Description
If you are one of the 50 million Americans who suffer from pain and have searched to no avail for a smart, safe, and, most of all, effective solution, you may find relief in Dr. Norman Marcus's Freedom from Pain. Adapted from Dr. Marcus's remarkable narcotics-free New York Pain Treatment Program at... Read more

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The Chronic Pain Control Workbook : A Step-By-Step Guide for Coping With and Overcoming Pain
by Ellen Mohr Catalano, et al


New Harbinger Pubns
Paperback - 250 pages
2nd edition (August 1996)
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Midwest Book Review
>From psychological techniques for managing chronic pain to understanding sleep and nutritional needs and challenges during the process, this provides a workbook in its revised second edition to explore the basics of therapies and control measures. Chapters explain and expose the influences of... Read more

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Mastering Pain : A Twelve-Step Program for Coping With Chronic Pain
by Richard A. Sternbach


Ballantine Books (Mm)
Mass Market Paperback
Reprint edition (March 1995)
  Avg. Customer Review:
5 out of 5 stars
Book Description
Pain can be devastating. It can lead to depression, loss of sleep, tension in the family and a reduction of productive hours on the job. Now, Dr. Richard A. Sternbach, director of the Pain Treatment Center at the Scripps Clinic and Research Foundation, presents a dramatic easy-to-follow program that... Read more

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