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The Four Principles of Addiction
THE FOUR PRINCIPLES OF ADDICTION
H. Hooshmand, M.D. and Eric M. Phillips
Neurological Associates Pain Management Center
Vero Beach, FL
Abstract. Addiction is a hindrance in the long term treatment of complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) because addiction in itself aggravates CRPS, causes stress in the sympathetic nervous system resulting in more severe
Sympathetic dysfunction, and results in perpetual presence of rebound (withdrawal) pain.
Descriptors. addiction, competition, destruction, complex regional pain syndrome(CRPS), rebound phenomenon, tolerance, withdrawal pain.