Princeton University Library Catalog

Understanding pain : exploring the perception of pain / Fernando Cervero.

Author:
Cervero, Fernando [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2012.
Description:
xv, 172 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes:
Includes index.
Contents:
A biological enigma: the meaning of pain -- How much it hurts, measuring pain -- Sensing pain: nociceptors -- The enchanted loom: pain networks -- Pain dynamics: sensitization -- I feel your pain: perception and the brain -- A certain gut feeling: visceral pain -- A mere curse: neuropathic pain -- Sex, genes and stress: pain modulation -- A pain free world: curing pain.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780262018043 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 0262018047 (hardcover : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2012003899
OCLC:
781277860
RCP:
C - S