Opioids in Cancer Pain

Opioids in Cancer Pain

Mellar P. Davis, Paul A. Glare, Janet Hardy, and Columba Quigley

Print publication date: May 2009

ISBN: 9780199236640

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

This new edition of this comprehensive resource brings together a wealth of experience from those involved in all aspects of opioids, helping clinicians who handle the complex pain problems of cancer patients to incorporate the insight of basic scientists and pharmacologists with a view to improving both clinician understanding and patient care.