Palliation of Dyspnea in Advanced Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Understanding Patients' and Caregivers' Experiences of Opioid Therapy
Allocation: Non-Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Supportive Care
To understand the experiences of patients and informal caregivers living with severe COPD, following the addition of opioid therapy to conventional treatment.
Graeme M Rocker, DM MHSc
Dalhousie University/QE II Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, NS
Canada: Health Canada