Analgesic prescribing in palliative care.

  title={Analgesic prescribing in palliative care.},
  author={Emma Lowe and Sarika V Hanchanale and Adam Hurlow},
  journal={British journal of hospital medicine},
  volume={75 12},
Pain management requires a multimodal approach involving pharmacological and non-pharmacological strategies. It is important to take a detailed history and examine the patient before prescribing any analgesia. This article focuses on assessment and management of pain in palliative care patients.