Overview of Reviews Protocol

Topical analgesics for acute and chronic pain in adults

  1. R Andrew Moore,
  2. Sheena Derry,
  3. Henry J McQuay

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care Group

Published Online: 7 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008609


How to Cite

Moore RA, Derry S, McQuay HJ. Topical analgesics for acute and chronic pain in adults (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 7. Art. No.: CD008609. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008609.

Author Information

  1. University of Oxford, Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK

*Maura Moore, Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Anaesthetics, University of Oxford, West Wing (Level 6), John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 9DU, UK. maura.moore@pru.ox.ac.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 7 JUL 2010

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To provide an overview of the analgesic efficacy and associated adverse events of topical analgesics (primarily NSAIDs, rubefacients, capsaicin, lidocaine, and opioids) for the treatment of acute and chronic pain in adults.