Prescribing guidance

Andrew Dickman

in Drugs in Palliative Care

Second edition

Published on behalf of © Andrew Dickman

Published in print September 2012 | ISBN: 9780199660391
Published online November 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191753510 | DOI:

Series: Drugs in...

Prescribing guidance

Show Summary Details


Unlicensed use of medicines - Legal categories of medicines - Travelling abroad with medicines - Drugs and driving - Management of pain - Management of pain: selection of a NSAID - Management of pain: opioid substitution - Management of pain: breakthrough pain - Management of pain: neuropathic pain - Management of pain: poorly controlled pain - Management of nausea and vomiting - Management of constipation - Discontinuing and/or switching antidepressants - Continuous subcutaneous infusions - Use of drugs in end-of-life care

Chapter.  10303 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Palliative Medicine ; Pharmacology

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.