Journal abstracts

July 1998
Palliative Medicine;1998, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p305
Academic Journal
Presents abstracts of articles published in other journals concerning palliative medicine and care for the terminally ill. The efficacy of ginger root in the prevention of post-operative nausea and vomiting after outpatient gynaecological laparoscopy; Desmin (a low molecular weight dermatan sulphate) versus heparin in the treatment of patients with deep venous thrombosis; Predictive factors and opioid responsiveness in cancer pain; Others.


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