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The Resource The pain chronicles : cures, remedies, spells, prayers, myths, misconceptions, brain scans, and the science of suffering, Melanie Thernstrom

The pain chronicles : cures, remedies, spells, prayers, myths, misconceptions, brain scans, and the science of suffering, Melanie Thernstrom

Label
The pain chronicles : cures, remedies, spells, prayers, myths, misconceptions, brain scans, and the science of suffering
Title
The pain chronicles
Title remainder
cures, remedies, spells, prayers, myths, misconceptions, brain scans, and the science of suffering
Statement of responsibility
Melanie Thernstrom
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Arguing that the American medical industry adheres to outdated pain-management practices that fail to bring effective relief to millions of patients, a history of pain management describes some approaches of past cultures while outlining available treatments
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357872
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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1964-
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Thernstrom, Melanie
Dewey number
616/.0472
Index
index present
LC call number
RB127
LC item number
.T485 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Pain
  • Pain
  • Chronic Disease
  • Chronic Disease
  • Pain
  • Pain
Target audience
adult
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cures, remedies, spells, prayers, myths, misconceptions, brain scans, and the science of suffering
Label
The pain chronicles : cures, remedies, spells, prayers, myths, misconceptions, brain scans, and the science of suffering, Melanie Thernstrom
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The vale of pain, the veil of pain : pain as metaphor -- The spell of surgical sleep : pain as history -- Terrible alchemy : pain as disease -- Finding a voice : pain as narrative -- To cure the mind : pain as perception
Control code
ocn502393009
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780865476813
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010002390
System control number
(OCoLC)502393009
Label
The pain chronicles : cures, remedies, spells, prayers, myths, misconceptions, brain scans, and the science of suffering, Melanie Thernstrom
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The vale of pain, the veil of pain : pain as metaphor -- The spell of surgical sleep : pain as history -- Terrible alchemy : pain as disease -- Finding a voice : pain as narrative -- To cure the mind : pain as perception
Control code
ocn502393009
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780865476813
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010002390
System control number
(OCoLC)502393009

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