Letters Section Editor: Stephen J. Lurie,
MD, PhD, Senior Editor.
To the Editor: Drs Bruera and Kim1 did
not mention intrathecal opioid infusion, which can be used to manage cancer
pain while avoiding many of the usual opioid-related adverse effects.2- 4
Rosenow JM. Management of Cancer Pain. JAMA. 2004;291(9):1067-1068. doi:10.1001/jama.291.9.1068-a