TITLE

Herpes zoster and postherpetic neuralgia

AUTHOR(S)
Watson, C. Peter N.
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/9/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 16, p1713
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author discusses the management of Herpes zoster and postherpetic neuralgia in Canada. He stresses the significance of the increased use of the vaccine for Herpes zoster prevention to diminish the impact of the disease. He also emphasizes the need to develop better drugs for treating postherpetic neuralgia.
ACCESSION #
55151951

 

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