Impact of morphine, fentanyl, oxycodone or codeine on patient consciousness, appetite and thirst when used to treat cancer pain.

@article{Wiffen2014ImpactOM,
  title={Impact of morphine, fentanyl, oxycodone or codeine on patient consciousness, appetite and thirst when used to treat cancer pain.},
  author={Phillip J Wiffen and Sheena Derry and R Andrew Moore},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
  year={2014},
  volume={5},
  pages={CD011056}
}
BACKGROUND There is increasing focus on providing high quality care for people at the end of life, irrespective of disease or cause, and in all settings. In the last ten years the use of care pathways to aid those treating patients at the end of life has become common worldwide. The use of the Liverpool Care Pathway in the UK has been criticised. In England the LCP was the subject of an independent review, commissioned by a Health Minister. The Neuberger Review acknowledged that the LCP was… CONTINUE READING
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