Priority 13 from the Mesothelioma PSP
|UNCERTAINTY: What is the best current treatment for breathlessness in mesothelioma patients (e.g. exercise, handheld fans, etc)? (JLA PSP Priority 13)
|JLA question ID
|Not available for this PSP
|Ongoing study - A randomised, placebo-controlled, double-blind, cross-over study of the efficacy of sustained-release low dose morphine in the subjective sensation of dyspnoea as a result of maximally treated mesothelioma in opioid naive participants
|Health Research Classification System category
|Extra information provided by this PSP
|Original uncertainty examples
|Does exercise such as pilates or yoga help with building patients' lung capacity and easing pain after treatment for mesothelioma? It seems to help some people. What is its effect? ~ What about the role of exercise and physical activity interventions to help prevent/minimise deconditioning that so often accompanies peoples experience of living with mesothelioma.
|Carer ~ Health Professional
|Outcomes to be measured
|PSP unique ID
|Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP.
|53 (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
|Date of priority setting workshop
|16 December 2014