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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Cancer -- Palliative treatment,
  • Palliative Care,
  • Neoplasms -- drug therapy,
  • Pain -- drug therapy

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Russell K. Portenoy, Eduardo Bruera.
ContributionsPortenoy, Russell K., Bruera, Eduardo.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC271.P33 T664 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination5 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL984485M
ISBN 100195102444, 0195102452, 0195102460, 019513219X, 0195132203
LC Control Number96022250

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