Thursday, February 9, 2012
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) Explained is referenced throughout and provides a list of other relevant books. In addition, an extensive list of contacts is provided to promote access to pain management clinics worldwide. Hence, although this book is specifically designed to cater to the needs of a teenager with CRPS, it will also serve as an extremely useful educational tool for families and healthcare professionals.
In Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) Explained, teenagers can follow cartoons of Harold the alpha lion, who develops CRPS, and relays his journey from diagnosis to team management and recovery. With a clearer understanding of CRPS, teenagers will be able to take part in the decisions that affect their health and body.
"The hypotheses for why ketamine might be helping depression are in their infancy," Robbins said. Whatever the explanation, "it's a very different mechanism from that of other anti-depressants we now use. I think what we're seeing is there may be a whole other neurotransmitter system that plays a role in depression that we weren't aware of."