- Part I Pain in patients with cancer
- Part II Treatment of cancer pain
- Part III Opioids in cancer pain
- Part IV Oral opioids
- Part V Alternative routes of administration
Opioids in Cancer Pain outlines the opioids available for the management of cancer pain, examining the evidence for their use, discussing how they are best used and outlining the side effects.
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