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A popular but fairly detailed history and contemporary survey of the physiologic and psychologic basis of pain and the development and use of pain-relieving drugs and anethetics. Some attention to other methods for pain control, including acupuncture, hypnotism, and surgery. No bibliographic documentation.
The Conquest of Pain.. Ann Intern Med. 1980;93:389. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-93-2-389_4
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1980;93(2):389.
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