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Country Profiles found at http://www.painpolicy.wisc.edu/internat/countrprofiles.htm
The country profiles provide information such as population data, status of adherence to the Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs and the status of the Competent Authority's reporting to International Narcotics Control Board (INCB); contact information for the Competent National Authority; opioid consumption statistics; and other useful links.

WHO Guidelines found at: http://www.painpolicy.wisc.edu/publicat/00whoabi/00whoabi.htm (also available as a link under each Country Profile page).
These Guidelines are available in 22 different languages and can be used by governments and health professionals to assess the national opioids control policies and their administration in any country to determine if they contain the provisions, procedures and cooperation that are necessary to ensure the availability of opioid analgesics.

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@PainTopics_org
@PalliativeMedJ
@palliativecare
@TreatThePain
@TuftsPREPpain
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Links of Interest in Pain Medicine found at:

http://www.aaedolor.org.ar

http://www.pain-initiative-un.org

http://www.painpolicy.wisc.edu/internat.htm, International Pain Policy Resources

http://www.il-st.acad.sci.org/health/pain.html Links to American and International pain societies

http://www.parliament.ge/files

http://whqlibdoc.who.int/hq/2005/a87017_eng.pdf

http://www.who.int/topics/essential_medicines/en

http://whqlibdoc.who.int/publications /9241544821

http://www.incb.org/pdf/e/ar/1995/suppl1en.pdf

http://www.incb.org/incb/annual_report_2004.html

http://www.medsch.wisc.edu/painpolicy/publicat/00whoabi/00whoabi.htm

http://www.incb.org/incb/annual_report_2001.html

http://www.incb.org/pdf/e/press/2004/press_release_2004-03-03_6.pdf

http://www.euro.who.int/document/e76503.pdf

http://www.medsch.wisc.edu/painpolicy/internat/EURO/romania/recs_roMOH.pdf

http://www.medsch.wisc.edu/painpolicy/internat/EURO/index.htm

http://www.ahcpr.gov