Preface; Abbreviations; 1. Definition and classification of chronic pain; Acute vs. chronic pain; Chronic pain assessment; Differentiating among pain diagnoses; 2. Chronic pain management strategies; Medication therapies; Interventional therapies; Nonpharmacological therapies; 3. Headache; 4. Neck and upper extremity pain; 5. Back pain and lower extremity pain; 6. Neuropathic pain; 7. Fibromyalgia and arthritis; 8. Cancer pain; 9. End-of-life pain; Care of pain in the dying patient; Pain management in the hospice setting; General index.