Guidelines/Clinical Pathways/Position Statements
Cancer Pain: Part 1: Pathophysiology; Oncological, Pharmacological, and Psychological Treatments: A Perspective from the British Pain Society Endorsed by the UK Association of Palliative Medicine and the Royal College of General Practitioners - Jon Raphael, MB, ChB, MSc, FRCA, MD, FFPMRCA - Pain Medicine 2010; 11 - Wiley Periodicals, Inc. (PDF)
Cancer Pain: Part 2: Physical, Interventional and Complimentary Therapies; Management in the Community; Acute, Treatment-Related and Complex Cancer Pain: A Perspective from the British Pain Society Endorsed by the UK Association of Palliative Medicine and the Royal College of General Practitioners - Jon Raphael, MB, ChB, MSc, FRCA, MD, FFPMRCA -Pain Medicine 2010; 11 - Wiley Periodicals, Inc. (PDF)
Maldynia: Pathophysiology and Management of Neuropathic and Maladaptive Pain—A Report of the AMA Council on Science and Public Health - Barry D. Dickinson, PhD, C. Alvin Head, MD, Stuart Gitlow, MD, and Albert J. Osbahr, III, MD - Pain Medicine 2010; 11 - Wiley Periodicals, Inc. (PDF)
Acute Pain Management: Scientific Evidence - Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists and Faculty of Pain Medicine 2010
Opioid Dose Titration for Severe Cancer Pain: A Systematic Evidence-Based Review - MELLAR P. DAVIS, M.D., DAVID E. WEISSMAN, M.D. and ROBERT M. ARNOLD, M.D. - JOURNAL OF PALLIATIVE MEDICINE, Volume 7, Number 3, 2004
Intravenous Opioids for Severe Acute Pain in the Emergency Department - Asad E Patanwala, Samuel M Keim, and Brian L Erstad - The Annals of Pharmacotherapy n 2010 November, Volume 44
Edmonton Classification System for Cancer Pain, Quick User Guide (ECS-CP)-www.palliative.org. Robin Fainsinger, MD, Cheryl Nekolaichuk, PhD, Peter Lawlor, MD (PDF)
Adverse Effects of Opioids on the Central Nervous Systems of Palliative Care Patients. Jane Vella-Brincat- (PDF)
Rational Use of Sublingual Opioids in Palliative Medicine. Gary M. Reisfield, M.D. and George R. Wilson, M.D.- (PDF)
Development of a Sublingual/Oral Formulation of Ketamine for Use in Neuropathic Pain. Preliminary Findings from a Three-Way Randomized,Crossover Study. Chui Chong, Stephan A. Schug, Madhu Page-Sharp, Barry Jenkins and Kenneth F. Ilett- (PDF)
Ketamine as Adjuvant to Opioids for Cancer Pain. A Qualitative Systematic Review. Rae F. Bell, MD, Christopher Eccleston, PhD, and Eija Kalso, MD, Dr Med Sci- (PDF)
Assessment and Management of Breakthrough Pain in Cancer Patients: Current Approaches and Emerging Research. Neil A. Hagen, MD, Patricia Biondo, PhD, and Carla Stiles, BN- (PDF)
Pleasure into pain: The consequences of long-term opioid use. Jason M. White- (PDF)
Opioid Induced Hyperalgesia: Clinical Implications for the Pain Practitioner. Sanford M. Silverman, MD- (PDF)
Mechanisms of pain in nonmalignant disease. Victoria L. Harvey and Anthony H. Dickenson- (PDF)
Overview of Oral Modified-Release Opioid Products for the Management of Chronic Pain. Celene M Amabile and Bill J Bowman- (PDF)
Opioid-induced Hyperalgesia in Humans - Molecular Mechanisms and Clinical Considerations. Larry F. Chu, MD, MS (BCHM), MS (Epidemiology), Martin S. Angst, MD,and David Clark, MD, PhD- (PDF)
Opioids for neuropathic pain (Review) Eisenberg E, McNicol ED, Carr DB- (PDF)
The Impact of Opioids on the Endocrine System. Nathaniel Katz, MD, MS and Norman A. Mazer, MD, PhD- (PDF)
Patient-Controlled Analgesia. Jeffrey A. Grass, MD, MMM- (PDF)
Consensus guideline on parenteral methadone use in pain and palliative care
Management of cancer pain: ESMO Clinical Recommendations
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(2000) WHO Achieving Balance in National Opioids Control Policy: Guidelines for Assessment
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(2006) WHO Report: Improving cancer pain relief in the world: Pain & Policy Studies Group annual progress reports to the World Health Organization
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