Chapter 7. Neuropathic Pain

  1. Livia Candelise1,
  2. Richard Hughes2,
  3. Alessandro Liberati3,
  4. Bernard M.J. Uitdehaag4 and
  5. Charles Warlow5
  1. Giorgio Cruccu,
  2. Nadine Attal and
  3. Rod Taylor

Published Online: 12 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470988350.ch7

Evidence-based Neurology: Management of Neurological Disorders

Evidence-based Neurology: Management of Neurological Disorders

How to Cite

Cruccu, G., Attal, N. and Taylor, R. (2007) Neuropathic Pain, in Evidence-based Neurology: Management of Neurological Disorders (eds L. Candelise, R. Hughes, A. Liberati, B. M.J. Uitdehaag and C. Warlow), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470988350.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Cochrane Neurological Network, Ospedale Magglore Policlinico, University of Milan, Italy

  2. 2

    King's College London School of Medicine at Guy's, King's College and St Thomas' Hospitals, London, UK

  3. 3

    Università di Modena e Reggio Emillia, Modena, Italy

  4. 4

    VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  5. 5

    University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780727918116

Online ISBN: 9780470988350

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Keywords:

  • neuropathic pain;
  • tricyclic antidepressants;
  • CP or central neuropathic pain;
  • presynaptic calcium-channel modulators (PGB/GBP);
  • opioids

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Framing clinical questions

  • Search methods, ranking criteria, and statistical analysis

  • Critical review of the evidence for each question