TITLE

Turning OFF PAIN

AUTHOR(S)
Bangalore, Lakshmi
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
PN;Jan2011, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the significant aspects of neuropathic pain and ways for pain management. Neuropathic pain, considered as a common problem in survivors of war or veterans with nerve injury, can lead to the loss of the person's motor function. Moreover, neuropathic pain can be treated by antidepressants, central nervous system (CNS)-active drugs and opioids, however, these drugs can also present adverse side effects.
ACCESSION #
55773371

 

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