Expert Decision Making on Opioid Treatment

Expert Decision Making on Opioid Treatment

Jane Ballantyne and David J. Tauben

Print publication date: Mar 2013

ISBN: 9780199768882

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

This resource aims to provide clinicians with expert opinion on how to manage certain common scenarios involving opioid management of chronic pain. It provides the reader not only with an easy reference to the management of common clinical scenarios where opioids are involved, but also with in depth analysis of the difficult issues surrounding a treatment that is both uniquely effective and potentially harmful.