Intravenous morphine for breakthrough (episodic-) pain in an acute palliative care unit: a confirmatory study

Alternate title: 
J2 - J Pain Symptom Manage
Secondary title: 
T2 - Journal of Pain & Symptom Management
Short title: 
Intravenous morphine for breakthrough (episodic-) pain in an acute palliative care unit: a confirmatory study
Authors: 
Mercadante, Sebastiano
Intravaia, Giuseppe
Villari, Patrizia
Ferrera, Patrizia
Riina, Salvatore
Mangione, Salvatore
Volume: 
35
Start page: 
307-13
Annotations: 
Type D, Priority 5
Date: 
Mar
Year: 
2008
Accession number: 
18178368
Database: 
MEDLINE Cohort
Number: 
M1 - 3
Serial: 
0885-3924
Type of work: 
M3 - Clinical Trial
ID: 
12918
DOI: 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2007.04.018
Notes: 
N1 - Mercadante S Intravaia G Villari P Ferrera P Riina S Mangione S
Key words: 
Aged
*Analgesics, Opioid/ad [Administration & Dosage]
Analgesics, Opioid/ae [Adverse Effects]
Female
Humans
Injections, Intravenous
Male
Middle Aged
*Morphine/ad [Administration & Dosage]
Morphine/ae [Adverse Effects]
*Pain/dt [Drug Therapy]
Pain/nu [Nursing]
*Palliative Care/mt [Methods]
Prospective Studies
0 (Analgesics, Opioid)
76I7G6D29C (Morphine)
Types of evidence: 
Type D
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 5: Plan and do