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Endocrine effects of opioids

Dr Rimma Geller discusses the often underestimated and undertreated endocrine effects that can occur with opioid treatment.

The use of naloxone for control of side-effects

Dr Jan Vranken describes how using an opioid receptor antagonist such as naloxone may help to manage opioid-induced constipation

Treatment of pain in pregnancy: acute and long-term management

Dr Adriana Valente, Dr Maurizio Marchesini, Dr Marco Baciarello and Dr Silvana Montella discuss the physiological changes that can lead to pain during pregnancy, and the treatment options available

Editorial: Inappropriate use of NSAIDs and COX-2 inhibitors in pain relief

Dr Silvia Ussai discusses inappropriate use of NSAIDs and COX-2 inhibitors in pain relief

Editorial: Highlights from the IASP 16th World Congress on Pain – a personal perspective

Professor Elon Eisenberg discusses some of the highlights he took from the IASP meeting in Japan, September 2016.

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