Intervention Review

Interventions for treating persistent and intractable hiccups in adults

  1. Emilia N Moretto1,*,
  2. Bee Wee2,
  3. Philip J Wiffen3,
  4. Andrew G Murchison4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care Group

Published Online: 31 JAN 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 10 DEC 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008768.pub2

How to Cite

Moretto EN, Wee B, Wiffen PJ, Murchison AG. Interventions for treating persistent and intractable hiccups in adults. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD008768. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008768.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Sir Michael Sobell House, Palliative Medicine, Oxford, UK

  2. 2

    Churchill Hospital, Nuffield Department of Medicine and Sir Michael Sobell House, Oxford, UK

  3. 3

    University of Oxford, Pain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK

  4. 4

    University of Oxford, Medical Sciences Division, Oxford, UK

*Emilia N Moretto, Palliative Medicine, Sir Michael Sobell House, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, OX3 7LJ, UK.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 31 JAN 2013


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