A stepwise guide to cancer pain management in the home.

Abstract

Patients experiencing pain from cancer make up a large part of the caseload for most home care and hospice nurses. This article presents up-to-date information on the medications, strategies, and considerations in managing these patients. Helpful tables, reference points, and tips from a pain management expert are also presented.

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@article{Plaisance1999ASG, title={A stepwise guide to cancer pain management in the home.}, author={Louise Plaisance and Tom F. Price}, journal={Home healthcare nurse}, year={1999}, volume={17 2}, pages={96-104; quiz 104-5} }