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2020 Sep 04

Blood Res

Drug use evaluation of opioid analgesics in pain management among patients with hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.


Oh H J, Hong S Y, Jeong Y M, Choi K S, Lee E, Lee E, Kim Y J, Bang S-M
Blood Res. 2020 Sep 04.
PMID: 32883891.


Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) patients usually experience mucositis, musculoskeletal pain associated with high-dose chemotherapy, radiation, post-HSCT infection, or graft-versus-host disease. Pain management is important for the patients' quality of life. We evaluated appropriate opioid analgesic use in HSCT patients to propose effective pain management strategies.