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Assessment of the appropriateness of naloxone administration to patients receiving long-term opioid therapy
BACKGROUND: The most dangerous adverse effect of opioids is respiratory depression. Naloxone is used to reverse this, although in patients receiving long-term opioid therapy it can cause acute opioid withdrawal and ...
Views and experiences of using integrated care pathways (ICPs) for caring for people in the last days to hours of life: results from a cross-sectional survey of UK professionals
OBJECTIVES: To determine the views and experiences of health and social care professionals on using integrated care pathways (ICPs)for caring for people in the last days to hours of life. METHODS: Online cross-sectional ...
Care of the dying: priorities for the future
(Br J Hosp Med (Lond). 2014 Jul;75(7):364-5. doi: 10.12968/hmed.2014.75.7.364., 2014)