Journals Higher Education



Published: 28 January 2013

306 Pages

5 x 8 inches

ISBN: 9780199844975

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Opioid Therapy in the 21st Century

Second Edition

Howard S. Smith

Oxford American Pain Library

  • Concise, up-to-date, evidence-based information

New to this Edition:

  • Discusses opioids recently approved for use, such as Butrans (buprenorphine patch); fentanyl patch and nasal spray; abuse resistant version of Oxycontin; and Embeda (morphine sulfate)
  • Updated approved indications for older opioids
  • Updated clinical trial information

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