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MASCC International Pain Management Center

This International Pain Management Center was established to collect the wealth of pain management resources in one place.

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Pain and Palliative Care Organizations

Recent Titles in Pain Management and Palliative Medicine

  • Oxford Textbook of Palliative Nursing, Fifth Edition (Oxford Textbooks in Palliative Medicine). Betty Rolling Ferrell and Judith A. Paice. Oxford University Press, March 2019.
  • Essentials of Interventional Cancer Pain Management. Amitabh Gulati (Editor), Vinay Puttanniah (Editor), Brian M. Bruel (Editor), William S. Rosenberg (Editor), Joseph C. Hung (Editor). Springer; 2019 ed., Dec., 2018.
  • Bonica's Management of Pain, Fifth Edition. Jane C. Ballantyne MD FRCA (Author), Scott M. Fishman MD (Author), James P. Rathmell MD (Author). LWW, 2018.
  • Palliative Care and Pain Management at the End of Life (Kindle Edition). NetCE (Author), Lori Alexander (Author). NetCE, November 2018.
  • Cancer Pain Management in Developing Countries, First Edition. Sushma Bhatnagar (Author). IASP, August 2018.
  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine and Supportive Care Flashcards, First Edition. Sriram Yennurajalingam and Eduardo Bruera. Oxford University Press, July 2018.
  • Pain Management in Older Adults: A Nursing Perspective (Perspectives in Nursing Management and Care for Older Adults). Gisèle Pickering (Editor), Sandra Zwakhalen (Editor), Sharon Kaasalainen (Editor). Springer; First Edition, July 2018.
  • Ethics in Palliative Care: A Complete Guide. Robert C. Macauley. Oxford University Press; First Edition, April 2018.
  • Pain Management for Older Adults, Second Edition. Thomas Hadjistavropoulos (Author), Heather Hadjistavropoulos (Author). IASP, March 2018.

Recent Review Articles on Cancer Pain Management

A listing of Recent Review Articles on cancer pain assessment and management.


Twitter Feeds and Hashtags for Cancer Pain and Palliative Care

American Cancer Society: @AmericanCancer

Cancer Care Ontario: @CancerCare_ON

Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA): @CancerCenter

City of Hope: @cityofhope

HMS Palliative Care: @HMSPallCare

Pain Treatment Topics: @PainTopics_org

Palliative Medicine: @PalliativeMedJ

Palliative Care News: @palliativecare

Treat The Pain: @TreatThePain

Tufts PREP Pain Program: @TuftsPREPpain








This International Pain Management Center was initiated by the Palliative Care Study Group and is directed by Dr. Mellar Davis. Additions and corrections are most welcome. Please send any comments directly to Dr. Davis ([email protected])