Navigating Opioids and Other Strategies for Managing Cancer Pain – mahrgan

Navigating Opioids and Other Strategies for Managing Cancer Pain – mahrgan

Up to 60% of patients undergoing active treatment and a third of cancer survivors report significant pain stemming either from their cancer itself or their cancer treatments. The most common treatment for significant cancer- related pain is opioid medication. The American Cancer Society estimates that more than 17 million Americans live with cancer,1 and many…