Understanding and treating opioid addiction in a patient with cancer pain

Sheetal Kircher, James Zacny, Sean M. Apfelbaum, Steve Passik, Ken Kirsch, Maureen Burbage, Michelle Lofwall, J. A. Paice*

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18 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1025-1031
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Pain
Issue number10
StatePublished - Oct 2011


  • Addiction
  • cancer
  • heroin
  • pain
  • universal precautions

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurology
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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