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The Fifth Vital Sign: What We Need to Know about Pain

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Pain. Everyone experiences it, yet we have trouble talking about it and science has only recently begun to understand how it works. Pain: The Fifth Vital Sign is a groundbreaking inquiry into the nature, treatment, and definition of modern pain.

In the United States, there has been a recent campaign to treat pain as the fifth vital sign. Just as temperature, respiration, pu
Hardcover, 384 pages
Published May 28th 2002 by Crown Publishing Group (NY)
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