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Pain : a political history / Keith Wailoo.

Author/Creator:
Wailoo, Keith, author.
Publication:
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014.
Format/Description:
Book
284 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Subjects:
Pain -- Treatment -- United States.
Pain -- Treatment -- Political aspects -- United States.
Pain medicine -- Political aspects -- United States.
Medical subjects:
Health Policy -- history -- United States.
Pain Management -- history -- United States.
Analgesics -- United States.
History, 20th Century -- United States.
History, 21st Century -- United States.
Pain -- psychology -- United States.
Politics -- United States.
Contents:
The Trojan horse of pain
Opening the gates of relief
The conservative case against learned helplessness
Divided states of analgesia
Oxycontin unleashed.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9781421413655 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1421413655 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781421413662 (electronic)
1421413663 (electronic)
OCLC:
856879269