Neuropathic pain: Are we out of the woods yet?

Cavenagh, J, Good, P and Ravenscroft, P (2006) Neuropathic pain: Are we out of the woods yet?. Internal Medicine Journal, 36 4: 251-255. doi:10.1111/j.1445-5994.2006.01046.x


Author Cavenagh, J
Good, P
Ravenscroft, P
Title Neuropathic pain: Are we out of the woods yet?
Journal name Internal Medicine Journal   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 1444-0903
Publication date 2006-01-01
Year available 2006
Sub-type Critical review of research, literature review, critical commentary
DOI 10.1111/j.1445-5994.2006.01046.x
Volume 36
Issue 4
Start page 251
End page 255
Total pages 5
Publisher WILEY
Language eng
Subject 2724 Internal Medicine
Abstract Patients suffering from neuropathic pain continue to pose challenges in clinical practice. This descriptive review discusses the continuing debate on the definition and concerns about increasing incidence of neuropathic pain. The clinical features of neuropathic pain are outlined, and the current understanding of the possible mechanisms of neuropathic pain is highlighted. Current management strategies are reviewed, and future advances in our understanding of the mechanisms, accurate clinical diagnosis and more effective treatment strategies are eagerly awaited.
Keyword Definition
Management
Neuropathic
Pain
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Unknown

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Sub-type: Critical review of research, literature review, critical commentary
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