Review decision date: May 2014
This guideline should not be updated at this time.
For further information, please refer to surveillance review decision.
Next review date: June 2016
This NICE guideline offers evidence-based advice on safe and effective prescribing of strong opioids for pain relief in adults with advanced and progressive disease.
This guideline was previously called opioids in palliative care: safe and effective prescribing of strong opioids for pain in palliative care of adults.