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HECS 3251 Module Reading List

Pain Assessment and Management, 2021/22, Semester 1
Sharon Wood
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Essential Reading

McCaffery, M. Pasero, C. 1999. Pain : clinical manual. 2nd edition. Missouri: Mosby

Mann, E. Carr, E. 2009. Pain; creative approaches to effective management. 2nd edition. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan

Moore, A. Edwards, J. 2013. Bandolier's little book of pain. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Wright, S. 2015. Pain management in nursing practice. London UK: SAGE Publications Inc. and International Association for the Study of Pain.

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Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists and Faculty of Pain Medicine. 2010. Acute pain management: Scientific evidence.. 3rd edition. [Date accessed 13.8.15]. Available from: URL

Bennett, M. (ed) 2009. Neuropathic pain. Oxford: Oxford University Press

Breivik, H. Nicholas, M.  Campbell, W. Newton-John, T. 2008. Clinical pain management : practice and procedures.  2nd edition. CRS Press.

Bourke, J. 2014. The story of pain : from prayer to painkillers . Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Beaulieu, P. 2010. Pharmacology of pain . Seattle, WA: IASP Press International Association for the Study of Pain

Clany, J. McVicar, A. 2009. Physiology and Anatomy, 3rd edition, Hodder Arnold, London, UK

Dimond, B. 2010. Legal aspects of pain management. 2nd edition. London: Quay Books

Dworkin, R.H. Breitbart, W.S. 2004. Psychosocial aspects of pain : a handbook for health care providers . Seattle: IASP Press International Association for the Study of Pain

Fillingim, R. 2005. Concise encyclopedia of pain psychology. Binghampton New York: Haworth Medical Press and Haworth Reference Press

Flemming, U. 2002. Grasping the nettle : a positive approach to pain . Old Forge Press

Haythornthwaite, J.A. 2009. Psychological approaches to pain [electronic resource] . London: Henry  Stewart Talks

McCaffery, M. Pasero, C. 2010. Pain assessment and pharmacologic management. Missouri: Mosby

Melzack, R. Wall, P.D. 2003. Handbook of pain management : a clinical companion to Wall and Melzack's "Textbook of pain". Churchill Livingstone.

McMahon, S. Koltzenberg, M. Tracey, I. Turk, D.C.  2013. Wall and Melzack's textbook of pain. 6th edition. Philadelphia: Elsevier Saunders.

Moseley, L. Butler, D. 2013. Explain pain. 2nd edition.

Price, D.D. Bushnell, M.C. 2004. Psychological methods of pain control : basic science and clinical perspectives. Seattle. IASP Press International Association for the Study of Pain

Macintyre, P.E. Rowbotham, D.J. Walker, S. 2008. Clinical pain management : acute pain. 2nd edition. London, UK: Hodder Arnold Publication

Sykes, N. Bennet, M.  Yuan, SC-s. 2008. Clinical pain management : cancer pain. 2nd edition. London, UK: Hodder Arnold Publication

Wells, C. 2009. Neuropathic pain [electronic resource] : presentation, mechanisms and management. London: Henry Stewart Talks

White, R. Harding, K. (eds) 2009. Trauma and pain in wound care volume 11. Aberdeen, UK: HealthComm UK Limited

This list was last updated on 14/08/2015