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World Health Organization essential medicines lists

where are the drugs to treat neuropathic pain?

Kamerman, Peter R.a,*; Wadley, Antonia L.a; Davis, Karen D.b; Hietaharju, Akic; Jain, Parmanandd; Kopf, Andrease; Meyer, Ana-Clairef; Raja, Srinivasa N.g; Rice, Andrew S. C.h; Smith, Blair H.i; Treede, Rolf-Detlefj; Wiffen, Philip J.k

doi: 10.1097/01.j.pain.0000460356.94374.a1
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aBrain Function Research Group, School of Physiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

bDivision of Brain, Imaging and Behaviour-Systems Neuroscience, Toronto Western Research Institute, University Health Network; and Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

cDepartment of Neurology and Rehabilitation, Tampere University Hospital, Tampere, Finland

dDepartment of Anaesthesia, Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India

eDepartment of Anaesthesiology, Charité Medical University, Benjamin Franklin Campus, Berlin, Germany

fDepartment of Neurology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA

gDepartment of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA

hDepartment of Surgery and Cancer, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital campus, London, United Kingdom

iDivision of Population Health Sciences, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom

jChair of Neurophysiology, Centre for Biomedicine and Medical Technology Mannheim, Heidelberg University, Mannheim, Germany

kPain Research and Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, Pain Research Unit, Oxford, United Kingdom

*Corresponding author. Address: Brain Function Research Group, School of Physiology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa. Tel.: +27 11 717 2363; fax: +27 11 717 643 2765. E-mail address: (P. R. Kamerman).

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Received November 19, 2014

Accepted December 29, 2014

© 2015 International Association for the Study of Pain
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