Opioids for the palliation of refractory breathlessness in adults with advanced disease and terminal illness
Editorial Group: Cochrane Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care Group
Published Online: 3 MAR 2014
Copyright © 2014 The Cochrane Collaboration. Published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
How to Cite
Barnes H, McDonald J, Smallwood N, Manser R. Opioids for the palliation of refractory breathlessness in adults with advanced disease and terminal illness (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD011008. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD011008.
- Publication Status: New
- Published Online: 3 MAR 2014
This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:
To determine the effectiveness of opioid drugs in relieving the symptom of breathlessness in patients with either advanced malignancy, or with advanced respiratory or cardiovascular disease, or receiving palliative care for any other disease.