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The pain chronicles / : cures, remedies, spells, prayers, myths, misconceptions, brain scans, and the science of suffering / Melanie Thernstrom ; read by Laural Merlington.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) BCD 616.04 THE (Text) 30032001557583 AUDIOBOOK Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781400118540
  • Physical Description: 10 audio discs (12 hr.): digital; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabr. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2010.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
The vale of pain, the veil of pain : pain as metaphor -- The spell of surgical sleep : pain as history -- Terrible alchemy : pain as disease -- Finding a voice : pain as narrative -- To cure the mind : pain as perception.
Summary, etc.:
Arguing that the American medical industry adheres to outdated pain-management practices that fail to bring effective relief to millions of patients, a history of pain management describes some approaches of past cultures while outlining available treatments.
System Details Note:
Compact disc.
Subject: Pain > Popular works.
Pain > etiology > Personal Narratives.
Chronic Disease > psychology > Personal Narratives.
Chronic Disease > therapy > Personal Narratives.
Pain > psychology > Personal Narratives.
Pain > therapy > Personal Narratives.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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