Morphine, constipation and performance status in advanced cancer patients

Fallon, M.T.
March 1999
Palliative Medicine;1999, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p159
Academic Journal
Studies constipation associated with the use of morphine in treatment of pain caused by advanced cancer. Characteristics of cancer patients included in the study; Conflict between data from the study and beliefs about morphine-caused constipation.


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