New Clinical-Practice Guidelines for the Management of Pain in Patients with Cancer

Jacox, Ada; Carr, Daniel B.; Payne, Richard
March 1994
New England Journal of Medicine;3/3/94, Vol. 330 Issue 9, p651
Academic Journal
Focuses on new clinical-practice guidelines which have been issued by the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research in an effort to correct the problem of inadequate treatment of pain in patients with cancer. Calls for a collaborative, interdisciplinary approach to the care of patients with cancer pain; Pain assessment; Pharmacologic management.


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