Book and Media Reviews Section Editor: Harriet S. Meyer, MD, Contributing Editor, JAMA.
First published in 1986 and updated since in print and on CD-ROM,1,2Textbook of Pain, one of the earliest modern comprehensive pain textbooks, remains the predominant combined research and clinical reference on the subject. The new fifth edition represents another improvement over its predecessors.
Sternberg TL. Pain. JAMA. 2006;295(10):1190-1194. doi:10.1001/jama.295.10.1192