Surgical management of pain.

  • Ralph Goodman
  • Published 1990 in Neurosurgery clinics of North America


This article presents an overview of the neuroanatomical, neurochemical, and neurophysiological substrates of nociception relevant to the neurosurgical treatment of chronic pain. Consideration is given to the various procedures currently employed in the treatment of patients suffering from medically intractable chronic pain of both benign and malignant… (More)


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