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Opioids for the management of breakthrough (episodic) pain in cancer patients

  1. Giovambattista Zeppetella1,*,
  2. Maria DC Ribeiro2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care Group

Published Online: 25 JAN 2006

Assessed as up-to-date: 1 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004311.pub2


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Zeppetella G, Ribeiro MDC. Opioids for the management of breakthrough (episodic) pain in cancer patients. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2006, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD004311. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004311.pub2.

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  1. 1

    St Clare Hospice, Hastingwood, Essex, UK

  2. 2

    Peace Hospice, Watford, Hertfordshire, UK

*Giovambattista Zeppetella, St Clare Hospice, Hastingwood Road, Hastingwood, Essex, CM17 9JX, UK. jzeppetella@stclare-hospice.co.uk.

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  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 25 JAN 2006

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