Management of Cancer Pain: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines

Published in 2012 – Ann Oncol 2012; 23 (Suppl 7): vii39-vii154.

Authors: C. I. Ripamonti, D. Santini, E. Maranzano, M. Berti, F. Roila

This Guideline covers incidence of pain, assessment of patients with pain; principles of pain management; the treatment of mild pain, mild-moderate pain & moderate-severe pain; scheduling & titration; management of opioid side effects; breakthrough pain; bone pain; neuropathic pain; intensive management of refractory pain; & end of life pain.

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Last update: 02 October 2012