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Opioids for chronic low-back pain

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Opioids for chronic low-back pain
Published by
John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, July 2007
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd004959.pub3
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Deshpande, Amol, Furlan, Andrea D, Mailis-Gagnon, Angela, Atlas, Steven, Turk, Denis


The use of opioids in the long-term management of chronic low-back pain (LBP) appears to be increasing. Despite this trend, the benefits and risks of these medications remain unclear.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 85 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 16 19%
Student > Ph. D. Student 12 14%
Student > Bachelor 11 13%
Student > Master 8 9%
Other 7 8%
Other 19 22%
Unknown 12 14%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 38 45%
Nursing and Health Professions 8 9%
Psychology 6 7%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 3 4%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 3 4%
Other 11 13%
Unknown 16 19%