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Basic procedure safety and patient considerations for cancer pain interventions

Samyadev Datta.

in Practical Management of Complex Cancer Pain

February 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pharmacology; Clinical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Pain Medicine. 2250 words.

Interventional procedures are an integral part of the options available for treatment of certain cancer-related pain. Well-trained physicians can use these techniques safely to provide...

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Bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaws

James Sciubba and Joel Epstein.

in Oral Complications of Cancer and its Management

February 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Pharmacology; Clinical Oncology; Medical Dentistry. 3987 words.

Chapter 16 discusses bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaws, and addresses that bisphosphonates are an important class of drugs in the management of bony ...

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Cervical cordotomy for cancer pain

Manohar Sharma.

in Practical Management of Complex Cancer Pain

February 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pharmacology; Clinical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Pain Medicine. 2513 words.

There is a growing interest in percutaneous cervical cordotomy as an effective pain relief procedure in the UK because of an expected increase in mesothelioma cases. Various publications...

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Clinical pharmacology overview

Rachel S. Midgley, Mark R. Middleton and Andrew R. Dickman.

in Drugs in Cancer Care

June 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Oncology; Pharmacology. 8172 words.

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Common oral conditions

Katherine Webber and Andrew Davies.

in Oral Complications of Cancer and its Management

February 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Pharmacology; Clinical Oncology; Medical Dentistry. 2080 words.

Chapter 4 discusses common oral conditions, including racial pigmentation, oral varicosities, fissured tongue, geographic tongue, black hairy tongue, oral ulceration, ...

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Control of complex pain at the end of life in hospice or community setting

Umesh K. Gidwani and Stephen Berns.

in Practical Management of Complex Cancer Pain

February 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pharmacology; Clinical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Pain Medicine. 6074 words.

Pain is very prevalent and common in the cancer population. It has the potential not only to cause physical distress but also affect the patient’s functional status, psychological and...

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Definition and pathophysiology of complex cancer pain

Michael I. Bennett.

in Practical Management of Complex Cancer Pain

February 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pharmacology; Clinical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Pain Medicine. 2602 words.

Pain is defined by the International Association for the Study of Pain as an ‘unpleasant sensory and emotional experience associated with actual or potential tissue damage, or described in...

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Diffuse cancer pain in lower half of body

Kate Marley.

in Practical Management of Complex Cancer Pain

February 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Pharmacology; Clinical Oncology; Palliative Medicine; Pain Medicine. 3143 words.

In this chapter a complex case of refractory pain is considered in a patient with advanced cancer, which illustrates the challenges of balancing benefits and burdens of different treatment...

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Drug monographs A–Z

Rachel S. Midgley, Mark R. Middleton and Andrew R. Dickman.

in Drugs in Cancer Care

June 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Oncology; Pharmacology. 40181 words.

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Drugs in Cancer Care

Edited by Rachel S. Midgley, Mark R. Middleton, Andrew R. Dickman and David J. Kerr.

June 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Clinical Oncology; Pharmacology. 264 pages.

Drugs in Cancer Care is a succinct, practical and user-friendly guide to commonly used drugs and non-surgical therapeutic modalities in oncology. This detailed yet concise resource contains...

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