Quality of life and pharmacoeconomical aspects of patients suffering from chronic backpain: observational study to compare treatment with oxycodon/naloxon versus other strong opioids

Jutta Kresimon
Background and aims: Opioids are the most potent analgesics and are well established in the treatment of severe pain. Sufficient data from literature sources is not available for a complete and precise presentation of all emerging costs of back pain therapy with strong opioids (WHO-step III opioids)[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]