Opioids for chronic pain of non-malignant origin—Caring or crippling

@article{Large1995OpioidsFC,
  title={Opioids for chronic pain of non-malignant origin—Caring or crippling},
  author={Robert G. Large and Stephan Alexander Schug},
  journal={Health Care Analysis},
  year={1995},
  volume={3},
  pages={5-11}
}
Pain management has improved in the past few decades. Opioid analgesics have become the mainstay in the treatment of cancer pain whilst inter-disciplinary pain management programmes are the generally accepted approach to chronic pain of non-malignant origin. Recently some pain specialists have advocated the use of opioids in the long-term management of non… CONTINUE READING