ID 110409
Title Transcription
イタミ ニ マケナイ ガン ニ マケナイ タメニ シッテオクベキ コト : イタミ ノ ウッタエカタ カラ サイシン ノ ヤクブツ リョウホウ ニツイテ
Title Alternative
WHO cancer pain relief with the pharmacotherapy for cancer related pain
Author
Yamaguchi, Shigeki Department of Anesthesiology, Dokkyo Medical University, School of Medicine
Keywords
Cancer
Pain
WHO
pharmacotherapy
quality of life
Content Type
Journal Article
Description
In Japan, one of two people is diagnosed as cancer in a lifetime and cancer has been the leading cause of death for a long period. Then, Japanese government established the Cancer Control Act to improve cancer cure and care in 2007. Its law does not describe about only diagnosis and treatment, but also improving quality of life in cancer patients. And also, it describes that it must be duty to treat all symptoms including physical pain if necessary. The recuperation period has been prolonged due to improvement of diagnosis and treatment of cancer, so that many patients suffer from cancer related pain for a long period. Cancer related pain should seems to be chronic pain. It must be managed to improve prognosis and quality of life in cancer patients. In this article, WHO cancer pain relief with the pharmacotherapy for cancer related pain is described.
Journal Title
四国医学雑誌
ISSN
00373699
NCID
AN00102041
Publisher
徳島医学会
Volume
73
Issue
1-2
Start Page
3
End Page
10
Sort Key
3
Published Date
2017-04-25
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jpn
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