Hydromorphone for cancer pain.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Cancer pain is an important and distressing symptom that tends to increase in frequency and intensity as the cancer advances. For people with advanced cancer, the prevalence of pain can be as high as 90%. It has been estimated that 30% to 50% of people with cancer categorise their pain as moderate to severe, with between 75% and 90% of people… (More)

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@article{Bao2016HydromorphoneFC, title={Hydromorphone for cancer pain.}, author={Yan ju Bao and Wei Hou and Xiang Kong and Liping Yang and Jun Xia and Bao Jin Hua and Roger David Knaggs}, journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews}, year={2016}, volume={10}, pages={CD011108} }