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 Mechanism of Pain

 Pain Assessment and Documentation

 

Mechanism of Pain

 

 
Nociceptive system
 
  Nociceptors in the skin
 
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Nociceptors, our pain sensors
 
  Transmission of pain
 
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Nerve fibres
 
  Rexed zones
 
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Pain-conducting nerve fibres
 
  Spinal cord switching point
 
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Synapse in posterior horn of spinal cord
 
  Development of the perception of pain
 
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Inhibition of the perception of pain
 
  Viscerosomatic convergence
 
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Descending pain pathways
 
  Ascending pain pathways
 
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Peripheral sensitisation
 
  Central sensitisation
 
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The brain
 
   
 
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Pain Assessment and Documentation

 

 
Classification of pain - Duration
 
  Classification of pain - Pathogenesis
 
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Pain qualities
 
  Pain components
 
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Biopsychosocial model
 
  Mind and pain are closely linked
 
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Diagnostic procedure chronic pain
 
  CHANGE PAIN Scale
 
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Visual Analogue Scale
 
  Numeric Rating Scale
 
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Verbal Rating Scale
 
  Smiley Scale
 
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Locations of pain
 
  Pain percetion depends of many factors
 
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Chronic pain cycle
 
   
 
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 Non opioid analgesics

 Opioid analgesics

 Local Anaesthetics

 Other

 

Non opioid analgesics

 

 
Mechanism of action - Non-opioids
 
  Mechanism of action - NSAIDs
 
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Mechanism of action - Cox-2 inhibitors
 
   
 
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Opioid analgesics

 

 
Opioid classification
 
  Location of opioid receptors
 
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Opioid spinal mode of action
 
   
 
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Local anaesthetics

 

 
Mechanism of action - Local anesthetics
 
  Structure of local anesthetics
 
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Forms of local anesthesia
 
   
 
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Other

 

 
Multimodal pain therapy
 
  Site of action analgesics
 
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Site of action analgesic measures
 
  Site of action analgesics
 
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 Back pain

 Headache / Migraine

 

Back pain

 

 
Spine
 
  Structure of the vertebrae
 
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Intervertebral discs
 
  Ligaments
 
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Nerves
 
  Where does back pain occur
 
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Risk factors for back pain
 
  Irritation of the nerve root
 
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Development of Lumbago -
non-specific low back pain

 
  Chronic back pain -
Development of the vicious circle

 
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Chronic back pain -
Treatment of the vicious circle

 
  Development of a disc prolapse
 

 
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Root irritation
 

 
  Development of Facet syndrome
(activated spondylarthrosis)

 
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Spinal stenosis - Development
 
  Spinal stenosis - Surgical procedures
 
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Osteoporosis-related back pain
 
  Radicular back pain
 
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Non-radicular back pain
 
   
 
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Headache / Migraine

 

 
Cluster headache
 
  Medication overuse headache
 
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Cause of medication overuse headache
 
  Symptoms of medication overuse headache
 
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Migraine with aura
 
  Migraine without aura
 
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Migraine - how does it develop
 
  Pathogenesis of migraine
 
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Tension-type headache
 
  Pathogenesis tension type headache
 
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Trigeminal neuralgia
 
  Trigeminal neuralgia - Development and symptoms
 
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 Neuropathic Pain

 Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthoris, Bechterew's disease

 Other

 

Neuropathic Pain

 

 
What is neuropathic pain
 
  How is neuropathic pain manifested
 
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What are neuropathies
 
  Zoster neuralgia
 
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How does diabetic polyneuropathy develop
 
  Diabetic Polyneuropathy
 
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Possible development of phantom pain
 
  Phantom pain
 
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Thalamic pain
 
  Treatment rationale neuropathic pain
 
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Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid arthritis, Bechterew's Disease

 

 
Healthy joint
 
  Osteoarthritis
 
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Osteoarthritis surgical procedures
 
   
 
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Rheumatoid arthritis -
Causes, development and consequences

 
  Rheumatoid arthritis -
Typical cartilage and bone damage

 
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Akylosing spondylitis (Bechterew's disease) -
Change of the spine

 
  Akylosing spondylitis (Bechterew's disease) -
Possible consequences for body posture

 
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Other

 

 
Visceral pain classification
 
  Fibromyalgia causes
 
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Myofascial pain syndrome -
Causes and signs of disease

 
  Trigger point
 

 
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Muscular dystrophy
 
  The carpal tunnel
 
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Carpal tunnel syndrome -
signs and symptoms

 
   
 
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