- Ethical issues in palliative care: considerationsAbdulla Manima
Institute of Palliative Medicine, Pain and Palliative Care Society, Calicut 673008, Kerala, India
J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother 17:141-9; discussion 151-2. 2003..Adoption of the dominant ideology from the West in the developing world also raises problems like cultural unsuitability. Considering that the bulk of the suffering in the world is in poorer countries, these issues need to be addressed...
- Intravenous morphine for emergency treatment of cancer painK S Kumar
Pain and Palliative Care Clinic, Medical College, Calicut, India
Palliat Med 14:183-8. 2000..It is concluded that intravenous morphine in repeated boluses of 1.5 mg every 10 min is a safe and effective method of managing cancer pain emergencies in a clinical setting in a developing country...
- Medical use, misuse, and diversion of opioids in IndiaM R Rajagopal
Pain and Palliative Care Clinic, Medical College, 673008, Calicut, India
Lancet 358:139-43. 2001..Our project has overcome regulatory barriers that had interrupted availability of morphine and its use in pain relief in India...