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Pain Research and Treatment
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 768796, 3 pages
A Review of Transbuccal Fentanyl Use in the Emergency Department
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine, 1145 South Utica Avenue, Suite 600, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
Received 6 December 2011; Accepted 3 January 2012
Academic Editor: Mellar P. Davis
Copyright © 2012 Annette O. Arthur and Peyton Holder. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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