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09:35 May 30, 2002
Swedish to English translations [PRO]
Medical
Swedish term or phrase: komfortmediciner
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Jonas
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5 +1Palliative medicationMalin Brooks
3 -1"pain relief medication", "pain suppressants" or plain "pain killers"xxxwikarle


  

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"pain relief medication", "pain suppressants" or plain "pain killers"


Explanation:
comes to mind....

xxxwikarle
Local time: 07:52
PRO pts in pair: 12

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disagree  Malin Brooks: it involves more than just pain relief
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4 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Palliative medication


Explanation:
Or possibly symptom control medication

As it involves the patient's comfort it needs to look at controlling any symptoms that gives the patient discomfort ie pain, nausea, distress etc and not only pain.


    Nursing experience in palliative care
Malin Brooks
PRO pts in pair: 26

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agree  xxxwikarle
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