Intermittent Subcutaneous Opioids for the Management of Cancer Pain

Parsons, Henrique A.; Shukkoor, Abdul; Hue Quan; Delgado-Guay, Marvin O.; Palmer, J. Lynn; Fainsinger, Robin; Bruera, Eduardo
December 2008
Journal of Palliative Medicine;Dec2008, Vol. 11 Issue 10, p1319
Academic Journal
The article offers information regarding the proper medical utilization of pain reliever opioids on cancer pain. It tackles intermittent subcutaneous (SC) opioids which is distributed among cancer patients. It also features the medical apparatus, Edmonton Symptom Assessment System (ESAS), used to manage cancer pain.


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