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WHO Analgesic Method

Known as: Three-Step Analgesic Ladder 
Developed to promote the sequential use of drugs to achieve effective pain relief. The first step is a non-opioid medication (such as aspirin… Expand
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
PURPOSE The WHO guidelines on cancer pain management recommend a sequential three-step analgesic ladder. However, conclusive data… Expand
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2013
Review
2013
Pain is a major health problem in end-stage renal disease (ESRD) affecting half of the dialysis patients; most of them experience… Expand
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2011
2011
Patients with blood-related cancers (BRC) suffer from a substantial symptom burden, including several pain syndromes sustained by… Expand
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2009
2009
Pain is a common symptom described by patients with end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) but remains ineffectively managed. The aim of… Expand
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2008
2008
  • Marie Fallon
  • Supportive Care in Cancer
  • 2008
  • Corpus ID: 35483821
 
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Pain is the one of the most common symptoms experienced by patients with ESRD; it impairs their quality of life and is… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
The three-step analgesic ladder approach developed by the World Health Organization works well in treating the vast majority (70… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
The invention relates generally to a lockable socket. In one example embodiment, to methods, apparatus, and systems to a safe… Expand
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1997
1997
A descriptive correlational design was used to study quality of life and coping in 39 clients with severe chronic obstructive… Expand
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1993
Review
1993
The pain experience of the cancer patient is the result of many factors, including nociceptive sources, specific pain syndromes… Expand
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