Our Highlighted Articles are now being included in our Weekly Featured Articles site. If you have not already signed up for our Alerts newsletter which links to this site, please do so at our sign up page. Stay current and save time. Free access to our Weekly Featured Articles and Weekly Featured Brain Articles.
NGC - Cancer pain. (2003)
NGC - Pain. (2004)
Related InfoMedSearch Topics
Related Topics - Highlighted Articles
Psychological distress and help-seeking in patients with chronic pain. (Chang Gung Med J. 2005) "CONCLUSIONS: Significantly high psychiatric morbidity was found in patients with chronic pain, predominantly depression, but very few had sought psychiatric consultation. Psychiatric intervention is therefore necessary for effective chronic pain management."
Cancer - General
[Pain therapy in cancer patients] (MMW Fortschr Med. 2005) "Every person has a legal right to, receive appropriate treatment for his/her pain, which in advanced disease states, is a multidimensional condition. This means that in addition to nursing staff and physicians, spiritual counselors, social workers, physiotherapists and volunteer helpers must be included in the pain-management team. Despite all our efforts, the ideal of complete freedom from pain is unrealistic."