Methadone rotation for cancer patients with refractory pain in a palliative care unit: an observational study

Alternate title: 
J2 - J Palliat Med
Secondary title: 
T2 - Journal of palliative medicine
Short title: 
Methadone rotation for cancer patients with refractory pain in a palliative care unit: an observational study
Authors: 
Rhondali, Wadih
Tremellat, Flora
Ledoux, Mathilde
Ciais, Jean-Francois
Bruera, Eduardo
Filbet, Marilene
Volume: 
16
Start page: 
1382-7
Annotations: 
Type D, Priority 5
Date: 
Nov
Year: 
2013
Accession number: 
24116946
Database: 
MEDLINE Cohort
Number: 
M1 - 11
Serial: 
1557-7740
Type of work: 
M3 - Observational Study
ID: 
13000
DOI: 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2013.0222
Notes: 
N1 - Rhondali W Tremellat F Ledoux M Ciais JF Bruera E Filbet M
Key words: 
Adult
*Analgesics, Opioid/ad [Administration & Dosage]
Dose-Response Relationship, Drug
Female
Humans
Male
*Methadone/ad [Administration & Dosage]
Middle Aged
*Neoplasms/co [Complications]
*Pain Management/mt [Methods]
Pain Measurement
*Pain, Intractable/dt [Drug Therapy]
*Pain, Intractable/et [Etiology]
*Palliative Care
Retrospective Studies
Therapeutic Equivalency
Treatment Outcome
0 (Analgesics, Opioid)
UC6VBE7V1Z (Methadone)
Types of evidence: 
Type D
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 5: Plan and do