Michael S. Rabin MD


Pain Control Diary

A pain diary may help you and your doctor find out what makes your pain better or worse. Use the diary below to keep track of when you have pain, how bad it is, and what you are doing to treat it. This figure has been reproduced with permission of the International Association for the Study of Pain® (IASP®). The figure…

Pain Control Diary

A pain diary may help you and your doctor find out what makes your pain better or worse. Use the diary below to keep track of when you have pain, how bad it is, and what you are doing to treat it. This figure has been reproduced with permission of the International Association for the Study of Pain® (IASP®). The figure…

Cáncer de pulmón

Ilustración: Copyright 2000 Nucleus Communications, Inc. Todos los derechos reservados. http://www.nucleusinc.com A veces, las células del cáncer de pulmón se desarrollan en una parte de un pulmón. Esta imagen muestra las células cancerosas en la parte superior (lóbulo superior) del pulmón derecho de la persona.

Laser Therapy for Cancer

Laser therapy is the use of a highly focused beam of light to treat diseases, including cancer. Lasers can be used to treat cancers on the surface of the skin or to shrink or destroy tumors in other parts of the body. Laser therapy may be used to: Treat precancerous or cancerous growths on the surface of the body, such…

Distraction

Distraction is a way to relieve pain by focusing the mind on something other than pain. With distraction, a person’s mind is busy paying attention to something other than pain, which can make pain more tolerable. People can distract themselves with activities such as: Watching TV or listening to music. Reading a book…