Turning OFF PAIN

Bangalore, Lakshmi
January 2011
PN;Jan2011, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p21
Trade Publication
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.


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