Neil M. Ellison, MD | Authors

Current Management of Cancer-Associated Anorexia and Weight Loss

April 01, 2001

Drs. Jatoi and Loprinzi provide a comprehensive but succinct overview of the management of cancer-associated anorexia and weight loss. These clinician researchers, who have added much to our understanding of this problem, present a balanced and reasonable approach to the management of these common paraneoplastic syndromes.

Breakthrough Pain in Cancer Patients: Characteristics, Prevalence, and Treatment

July 01, 1998

"Breakthrough pain" is a common clinical term that has not been conclusively defined or described. Breakthrough pain is a transitory flare of pain experienced when baseline pain has been reduced to a mild or moderate level.