ISBN 9788126543861,How to Start & Run a Pain Clinic Including Administration, Finance & Marketing

How to Start & Run a Pain Clinic Including Administration, Finance & Marketing



Wiley India

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9788126543861

ISBN-10 8126543868


Number of Pages 324 Pages
Language (English)

Medical equipment & techniques

Training in pain management is not enough to start and run a pain clinic successfully. One needs to know what are the requirements, how to make floor plans, how to market the clinic and, above all, what are the evidence based recommendations for managing different pain conditions. Besides describing in detail every requirement in a pain clinic, this book highlights many neglected or never-discussed areas in pain management such as exercise programs, simple psychotherapy tools, administration and marketing, medico-legal aspects, ethical issues etc. This book will be of help not only to those aspiring to start a pain clinic but also to those in practice. TABLE OF CONTENTS : - Section I - Starting a Pain Clinic: Introduction and Basic Requirements Evolution of Pain Clinics Types of Pain Clinics Floor Plans for Pain Clinics Infrastructure Requirements Essential Instruments Training of Doctors and Support Staff Section II - Running a Pain Clinic: Guidelines Different Modalities of Pain Management Interventional Pain Management Evidence-based Recommendations in Pain Management Patient Preparation for Interventions and Post-interventional Care Do's and Don'ts in Interventional Pain Management Section III - Multi Disciplinary Pain Clinic: Requirements Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in Pain Management Psychotherapy in Pain Management Complementary and Alternative Medicine Palliative Care in Pain Management Section IV - Miscellaneous Documentation Finance and Accounts Marketing Medico-legal Issues Ethical Issues