Chapter 1. Etiology and Mechanisms of Chronic Abdominal PainChapter 2. The Epidemiology of Chronic Abdominal Pain Chapter 3. Establishing Diagnosis of Chronic Abdominal Pain: Gastroenterologist View Chapter 4. Establishing Diagnosis of Chronic Abdominal Pain: Pain Medicine view Chapter 5. Lessons Learned from Visceral Sensory Stimulation: Implications for Treatment of Chronic Abdominal PainChapter 6. Abdominal Pain in Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Chapter 7. Gastroparesis: Pathophysiology of Chronic Abdominal Pain and Current Treatment Chapter 8. Chronic Pain Due to Postsurgical Intra-Abdominal Adhesions: Therapeutic OptionsChapter 9. Chronic Pancreatitis with or without Acute Exacerbations: Novel Options for Pain Control Chapter 10. Chronic Abdominal Pain of Gynecologic Causes: Diagnosis and Treatment Chapter 11. Pediatric Chronic Abdominal Pain: Etiology, Diagnosis and Treatment Chapter 12. Interventional Treatment of Chronic Abdominal Pain in Children Chapter 13. Cancer-Related Abdominal Pain Chapter 14. Opioids in Abdominal PainChapter 15. Sympathetic Blocks for Chronic Abdominal Pain - Chapter 16. Radiofrequency and Neurolysis for the Treatment of Chronic Visceral Abdominal Pain Chapter 17. Regional Anesthesia for Abdominal/Truncal Pain Chapter 18. Chronic Abdominal Wall Pain: Diagnosis and Interventional Treatment Chapter 19. Spinal Cord Stimulation for Chronic Abdominal Pain Chapter 20. Peripheral Nerve Stimulation for Chronic Abdominal Pain Chapter 21. Gastric and other Visceral Stimulation for Chronic Painful Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders Chapter 22. Intrathecal Therapy for Non-malignant and Malignant Abdominal Pain Chapter 23. Surgical Options for Chronic Visceral Abdominal PainChapter 24. Neurosurgical Options for Control of Chronic and Malignant Abdominal Pain Chapter 25. Psychological Determinants and Treatments for Chronic Abdominal Pain.
Leonardo Kapural, M.D., Ph.D.Professor of Anesthesiology, Wake Forest University, School of MedicineCarolinas Pain Institute and Clinical Research CenterWinston-Salem, NCUSA