Intervention Review

Thalidomide for managing cancer cachexia

  1. Joanne Reid1,*,
  2. Moyra Mills2,
  3. Marie Cantwell3,
  4. Chris R Cardwell4,
  5. Liam J Murray3,
  6. Michael Donnelly4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Gynaecological Cancer Group

Published Online: 18 APR 2012

Assessed as up-to-date: 1 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008664.pub2


How to Cite

Reid J, Mills M, Cantwell M, Cardwell CR, Murray LJ, Donnelly M. Thalidomide for managing cancer cachexia. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD008664. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008664.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Queen's University Belfast, Nursing and Midwifery Research Unit, School of Nursing, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK

  2. 2

    Northern Health and Social Care Trust, Antrim, Northern Ireland, UK

  3. 3

    Centre for Public Health, School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences, Queen's University Belfast, Cancer Epidemiology and Health Services Research Group, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK

  4. 4

    Queen's University Belfast, Centre for Public Health, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK

*Joanne Reid, Nursing and Midwifery Research Unit, School of Nursing, Queen's University Belfast, 10 Malone Road, Belfast, Northern Ireland, BT9 5BN, UK. j.reid@qub.ac.uk. joannereid48@hotmail.com.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 18 APR 2012

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