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Scandinavian Journal of Pain

Official Journal of the Scandinavian Association for the Study of Pain

Editor-in-Chief: Breivik, Harald

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Volume 14, Issue 1


Terminal cancer pain intractable by conventional pain management can be effectively relieved by intrathecal administration of a local anaesthetic plus an opioid and an alfa2-agonist into the cerebro-spinal-fluid

Harald Breivik
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  • Department of Pain Management and Research, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
  • Department of Anaesthesiology, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
  • University of Oslo, Faculty of Medicine, Oslo, Norway
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Published Online: 2017-01-01 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sjpain.2016.11.011


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About the article

Department of Pain Management and Research, Oslo University Hospital, Pox 4950 Nydalen, 0424 Oslo, Norway.

Published Online: 2017-01-01

Published in Print: 2017-01-01

Conflict of interest: None declared.

Citation Information: Scandinavian Journal of Pain, Volume 14, Issue 1, Pages 71–73, ISSN (Online) 1877-8879, ISSN (Print) 1877-8860, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sjpain.2016.11.011.

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