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Pain Management for Nurses: Books

Articles, journals, books, and web resources on pain management - for nurses.

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AACN Protocols for Practice: Palliative Care and End-of-Life Issues in Critical Care. Jones and Bartlett Publishers. [RT120.I5 A174 2006]

Acute Pain Management in Adults: Operative Procedures: Quick Reference Guide for Clinicians. AHCPR. 1993. [Pamphlet #15]

Acute Pain Management in Infants, Children, and Adolescents: Operative and Medical Procedures: Quick Reference Guide for Clinicians.
AHCPR. 1992. [Pamphlet #543]

Advanced Practice Oncology and Palliative Care Guidelines.  Wendy H. Vogel, Margery A. Wilson, and Michelle S. Melvin.  Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.  [RC-266-.V646-2004]

American Cancer Society's Guide to Pain Control. American Cancer Society. [RC-262-.G788-2001]

Being Mindful, Easing Suffering: Reflections on Palliative Care. Christopher Johns. Jessica Kingsley Publishers. [R-726.8-.J64-2004]

Biobehavioral Approaches to Pain. Edited by Rhonda J. Moore. Springer. [RB127 .B56 2009x]

Building an Institutional Commitment to Pain Management: The Wisconsin Resource Manual. Debra B. Gordon, June L. Dahl, and Karen Kunz Stevenson. The Resource Center of the American Alliance of Cancer Pain Initiatives. [RB-127-.G67-2000x]

Cancer Pain Management.
Deborah McGuire. Jones and Bartlett Publishers. [RC-262-.C29119-1995]

Cancer Pain Management: A Comprehensive Approach.
Edited by Karen H. Simpson and Keith Budd. Oxford University Press. [RC-262-.C2911915-2000]

Cancer Pain Relief and Palliative Care: Report of the WHO Expert Committee. [RC-271-.P33-W67-1990x]

Care of the Dying: A Pathway to Excellence.
Edited by John Ellershaw and Susie Wilkinson. Oxford University Press. [R-726.8-.C369-2003]

Caring for People in Pain.
Bryn Davis. Routledge. [RT-87-.P35-D38-2000]

Challenge of Pain.
Ronald Melzack. Penguin Books. [QP-451.4-.M44-1988]

Chronic Muscle Pain Syndrome: How to Recognize and Treat It and Feel Better All Over!
Paul Davidson. Berkley Books. [RC-927.3-.D3-1991x]

Chronic Pain: A Handbook for Nurses.
Marcus Munafo and Jacquie Trim. Butterworth-Heinemann. [RT-87-.P35-C48-2000]

Chronic Pain Management. 
Edited by Carol Banks and Karen Mackrodt.  Whurr.  [RB-127-.C495-2005x]

Clinical Management of the Elderly Patient in Pain. Edited by Gary McCleane and Howard Smith. Haworth Medical Press. [RB127 .C57 2006]

Complementary and Integrative Medicine in Pain Management. Edited by Michael I. Weintraub, Ravinder Mamtani, Marc S. Micozzi. Springer Pub. [RB127 .C643 2008]

The Complete Guide to Relieving Cancer Pain and Suffering.  Richard B. Patt and Susan S. Lang.  Oxford University Press.  [RC-262-.L27-2004]

Conversations in Palliative Care. Edited by Joan T. Panke and Patrick Coyne. Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association. [R726.8 .C66 2006x]

Contextual Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Chronic Pain.  Lance M. McCracken.  ASP Press.  [RB-127-.M3965-2005]

Core Curriculum for Pain Management Nursing. Edited by Barbara St. Marie.W. B. Saunders. [RT-87-.P35-C673-2002]

CRPS: Current Diagnosis and Therapy. Edited by Peter R. Wilson, Michael Stanton-Hicks, R. Norman Harden. IASP Press. [RC422.R43 C77 2005]

Decision Making in Pain Management. Edited by Somayaji Ramamurthy, James N. Rogers and Euleche Alanmanou. Mosby Elsevier. [RB127 .D43 2006]

Emerging Strategies for the Treatment of Neuropathic Pain. Edited by James N. Campbell, et al. IASP Press. [RB127 .E52 2006]

End of Life in Care Homes: A Palliative Care Approach. Edited by Jeanne Samson Katz and Sheila Peace. Oxford University Press. [R-726.8-.E54-2003]

Evaluation of Postoperative Pain Relief in Neurosurgical Patients Undergoing Laminectomy Surgery
.  Kirsten M. Hayford.  Winona State University thesis.  [RD-98.4-.H38-2005x]

Examples of Compliance: Pain Assessment and Management. Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. [RB-127-.E83-2002x]

Expert Pain Management.
Springhouse. [RB-127-.E97-1997]

The Family and Chronic Pain: A Special Issue of the International Journal of Family Therapy.
Ranjan Roy. Human Sciences Press. [RB-127-.F35-1985x]

Freedom from Chronic Pain: The Breakthrough Method of Pain Relief Based on the New York Treatment Program at Lenox Hill Hospital.
Norman J. Marcus. Simon & Schuster. [RB-127-.M386-1994]

Freedom from Fibromyalgia: The 5-Week Program Proven to Conquer Pain.
Nancy Selfridge and Franklyn Peterson. Three Rivers Press. [RC-927.3-.S455-2001]

Full Catastrophe Living: Using the Wisdom of Your Body and Mind to Face Stress, Pain, and Illness.
Jon Kabat-Zinn. Dell Publishing. [RA-785-.K33-1991]

Geriatric Palliative Care.
Edited by R. Sean Morrison and Diane E. Meier. Oxford University Press. [R-726.8-.G475-2003]

Gerontologic Palliative Care Nursing.
Marianne LaPorte Matzo and Deborah Witt Sherman. Mosby. [RC-954-.M28-2004x]

Handbook for Pain Management.
W.B. Saunders Company. [RB-127-.K43-1998]

Handbook of Pain Assessment.
Edited by Dennis C. Turk and Ronald Melzack. The Guilford Press. [RB-127-.H355-2001]

Healing Conversations: What to Say When You Don't Know What to Say.
Nance Guilmartin. Jossey-Bass. [BF-637-.C54-G85-2002]

Hospice and Palliative Care Handbook:  Quality, Compliance, and Reimbursement. 
Tina M. Marrelli.  2nd edition.  Elsevier Mosby.  [RA-1000-.M37-2005]

Improving Palliative Care: We Can Take Better Care of People with Cancer. Institute of Medicine, National Research Council. National Academies Press, 2003. [Pamphlet #2132]

Key Aspects of Comfort: Managment of Pain, Fatigue, and Nausea. Sandra G. Funk. Springer Publishing. [RT-87-.P35-K48-1989]

The Management of Acute Pain.
Gilbert Park, Barbara Fulton, and Siva Senthuran. Oxford University Press. [RM-319-.P37-2000]

Management of Cancer Pain.
Clinical Practice Guideline. AHCPR. [RC-262-.U547-1994]

Managing Cancer Pain.
AHCPR. 1994. [Pamphlet #1137]

Managing Pain Before It Manages You.
Margaret A. Caudill. Guilford Press. [RB-127-.C384-1995]

Managing Pain in the Older Adult. Edited by Michaelene P. Jansen. Springer Pub. Co. [RB127 .M347 2008]

Mayo Clinic Guide to Pain Relief. Edited by Barbara Bruce and W. Michael Hooten. Mayo Clinic. [RB127 .M3863 2008x]

Meaning in Suffering : Caring Practices in the Health Professions. Edited by Nancy E. Johnston and Alwilda Scholler-Jaquish. University of Wisconsin Press. [BF789.S8 M43 2007]

Narrative, Pain, and Suffering. Daniel B. Carr, John D. Loeser, David B. Morris. IASP Press. [RB127 .N36 2005]

Neonatal Pain Assessment and Management Self Learning Packet. October 2002 version. Lucia Wocial, LeAnn M. Johnson, and Mary Ann Smith. Neonatal Specialty Practice Committee of the Department of Nursing. [RJ-299-.M38-2002x]

The Nature of Suffering and the Goals of Medicine.
Eric J. Cassell. 2nd edition. Oxford University Press. [R-723-.C42828-2004]

The Nature of Suffering and the Goals of Nursing. Betty R. Ferrell and Nessa Coyle. Oxford University Press. [RT84.5 .F477 2008]

Oxford Textbook of Palliative Nursing. Edited by Betty R. Ferrell and Nessa Coyle. Oxford University Press. [RT87.T45 T49 2010]

Pain. Mary K. Kazanowski and Margaret Saul Laccetti. Slack Incorporated. [RB-127-.K34-2002]

Pain: Causes and Management.
Jan Hawthorn and Kathy Redmond. Blackwell. [RB-127-.H39-1998]

Pain: Clinical Manual.
Margo McCaffery. Mosby. [RT-87-.P35-M325-1999]

Pain and Possibility: Writing Your Way Through Personal Crisis. [BF-789-.S8-R53-1991]

Pain and Suffering. William K. Livingston. IASP Press. [RB-127-.L48-1998]

Pain Control After Surgery: A Patient's Guide.
AHCPR. 1992. [Pamphlet #1295]

Pain in Older Persons. Edited by Stephen J. Gibson, Debra K. Weiner. IASP Press. [RB127 .P322265 2005]

Pain in the Critically Ill: Assessment and Management. Kathleen A. Puntillo. Aspen. [RT-120-.I5-P25-1991]

Pain Assessment and Management: An Organizational Approach. Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. Joint Commission. [RB 127 .P353 2000x]

Pain Management. Margaret Saul Laccetti and Mary K. Kazanowski. Jones and Bartlett Publishers. [RT87.P35 L33 2009]

Pain Management : Evidence-Based Tools and Techniques for Nursing Professionals. Yvonne M. D'Arcy. HCPro. [RB127 .D37 2007x]

Pain Management: Nursing Perspective. Judith Watt-Watson. Mosby. [RT-87-.P35-P36-1992]

Pain Management at the End of Life: Bridging the Gap Between Knowledge & Practice. Edited by Kenneth J. Koka. Hospice Foundation of America . [RB127 .P332352 2006x]

Pain Management Handbook: An Interdisciplinary Approach. Evelyn Salerno and Joyce S. Willens. Mosby. [RB-127-.S25-1996]

Pain Managment Made Incredibly Easy!
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. [RB-127-.P33238-2003]

Pain Management Nursing:  Scope & Standards of Practice
.  American Society for Pain Management Nursing and American Nurses Association. [RT-87-.P35-A447-2005]

Pain Management Secrets: Questions and Answers Reveal the Secrets to Successful Pain Management. 2nd edition. Ronald Kanner. Hanley & Belfus. [RB-127-.P33239-2003]

Palliative & End-of-Life Care : Clinical Practice Guidelines. Kim K. Kuebler, Debra E. Heidrich and Peg Esper. Saunders/Elsevier. [R726.8 .K84 2007]

Palliative Care Nursing: A Guide to Practice.
Edited by Margaret O'Connor and Sanchia Aranda. Ausmed Publications. [RT-87-.T45-P34-2003x]

Palliative Care Nursing: Principles and Evidence for Practice
. Edited by Sheila Payne, Jane Seymour and Christine Ingleton. Open University Press. [R-726.8-.P35-2004x]

Palliative Care Nursing: Quality Care to the End of Life. Edited by Marianne LaPorte Matzo and Deborah Witt Sherman. 2nd edition. Springer Pub. Co. [RT87.T45 P343 2006]

Palliative Practices:  An Interdisciplinary Approach.  Kim K. Kuebler, Mellar P. Davis, and Crystal Dea Moore.  Elsevier Mosby.  [R-726.8-.K85-2005x]

Palliative Practices from A-Z for the Bedside Clinician. Edited by Kim K. Kuebler and Peg Esper. [RT-87-.T45-P35-2002x]

Patients with Cancer: Understanding the Psychological Pain.
Arelene Houldin. Lippincott. [RC-262-.H686-2000]

Personality Characteristics of Patients with Pain.
American Psychological Association. [RB-127-.P476-2000]

A Physician's Guide to Pain and Symptom Management In Cancer Patients.
Janet Abrahm. Johns Hopkins University Press. [RC-271-.P33-A27-2000]

Post-Operative Recovery and Pain Relief.
Springer. [RD-51-.E58-1998]

Principles of Analgesic Use in the Treatment of Acute Pain and Cancer Pain
. American Pain Society. [RM319 .P75 2008x]

Psychiatric Aspects of Symptom Management in Cancer Patients. American Psychiatric Press. [RC-262-.P782-1993]

The Psychological Management of Chronic Pain: Patient's Manual.
H. Clare Philips and Stanley Rachman. Springer Series on Behavior Therapy and Behaviorial Medicine [RB-127-.P492-1996x]

The Psychological Management of Chronic Pain: A Treatment Manual.
H. Clare Philips and Stanley Rachman. Springer Series on Behavior Therapy and Behavioral Medicine. [RB-127-.P49-1996]

Psychosocial Issues in Palliative Care.
Edited by Mari Lloyd-Williams. Oxford University Press. [R-726.8-.P795-2003]

Spirituality, Suffering, and Illness:  Ideas for Healing.  Lorraine M. Wright.  F. A. Davis Company.  [RT-86.3-.W756-2005]

Study Guide for Pain Management Nursing Certification Preparation
. American Society for Pain Management Nursing. [RT-87-.P35-S78-2005x]

Textbook of Palliative Nursing. Edited by Betty Rolling Ferrell and Nessa Coyle. Oxford University Press. [RT-87-.T45-T49-2001]

The War on Pain.
Scott Fishman with Lisa Berger. Quill. [RB-127-.F57-2001]

You Don't Have to Suffer: A Complete Guide to Relieving Cancer Pain for Patients and Their Families.f Susan S. Lang. Oxford University Press. [RC-262-.L27-1994]