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Nat Rev Rheumatol. 2009 May;5(5):242-4. doi: 10.1038/nrrheum.2009.63.

Pain Management: Opioid guidelines: helpful for the rheumatologist?

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Division of Rheumatology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada. mary-ann.fitzcharles@muhc.mcgill.ca

Abstract

Opioids are increasingly used for the treatment of chronic noncancer pain, but this practice remains controversial. A new set of clinical recommendations attempts to guide clinicians through the issues.

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19412188
DOI:
10.1038/nrrheum.2009.63
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