Should we be reluctant to prescribe opioids for chronic non-malignant pain?

Pain. 2007 Jun;129(3):233-234. doi: 10.1016/j.pain.2007.02.016. Epub 2007 Apr 20.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comment
  • Editorial

MeSH terms

  • Analgesics, Opioid / adverse effects*
  • Analgesics, Opioid / therapeutic use*
  • Attitude of Health Personnel
  • Chronic Disease
  • Humans
  • Neoplasms / complications
  • Opioid-Related Disorders / etiology*
  • Opioid-Related Disorders / prevention & control*
  • Pain / drug therapy*
  • Pain / etiology
  • Practice Patterns, Physicians' / trends

Substances

  • Analgesics, Opioid