TITLE

UNENDURABLE BUREAUCRATIC PAIN

AUTHOR(S)
Buckley Jr., William F.
PUB. DATE
February 1978
SOURCE
National Review;2/3/1978, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p173
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the crusade of the Committee on Treatment of Inctractable Pain led by Judith Quattlebaum. The objective of the committee is to permit the licensing of the heroin drug for its manufacture and administration in the United States for terminal cancer patients. Doctors agree that heroin can do more than morphine because it produces a higher level of euphoria and it makes hydrochloride solution more soluble that a small dosage can abort extreme pain.
ACCESSION #
6078299

 

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