MAY 1997, VOLUME 25, NUMBER 1, Abstract 4

HYPNOSIS IN THE TREATMENT OF CANCER PAIN

Burkhard Peter, Founding President of the MEG; Editor, ISH Newsletter, Hypnos and Cognition; Teacher and Administrator — MEG

This article reviews a number of issues relating to the pain of cancer and its’ treatment, and the role of hypnosis in pain management.  The author concludes with a number of case vignettes which illustrate the efficacy of hypnotic techniques for these patients.