Is oral morphine still the first choice opioid for moderate to severe cancer pain? A systematic review within the European Palliative Care Research Collaborative guidelines project

Alternate title: 
J2 - Palliat Med
Secondary title: 
T2 - Palliative medicine
Short title: 
Is oral morphine still the first choice opioid for moderate to severe cancer pain? A systematic review within the European Palliative Care Research Collaborative guidelines project
Authors: 
Caraceni, Augusto
Pigni, Alessandra
Brunelli, Cinzia
Volume: 
25
Start page: 
402-9
Annotations: 
Type A, Priority 5
Date: 
Jul
Year: 
2011
Accession number: 
21708848
Database: 
MEDLINE RCT
Number: 
M1 - 5
Serial: 
1477-030X
Type of work: 
M3 - Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
Review
ID: 
4475
DOI: 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0269216310392102
Notes: 
N1 - Caraceni A
Pigni A
Brunelli C
Key words: 
Administration, Oral
*Analgesics, Opioid/ad [Administration & Dosage]
Europe
Humans
*Morphine/ad [Administration & Dosage]
*Neoplasms/dt [Drug Therapy]
*Pain/dt [Drug Therapy]
Pain Measurement
Palliative Care/mt [Methods]
Palliative Care/st [Standards]
Practice Guidelines as Topic
0 (Analgesics, Opioid)
76I7G6D29C (Morphine)
Types of evidence: 
Type A
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 5: Plan and do