Supportive Care in Cancer

, 19:1483 | Cite as

Inaccuracy in the article “Managing chronic pain: results from an open-label study using MC5-A Calmare® device in Support Care Cancer”

  • Giuseppe MarineoEmail author
Letter to the Editor


Chronic Pain Cancer Pain Professional Training Device Usage Optimal Methodology 
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Conflict of interest

I am the author of basic research, and I own the patent.


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© Springer-Verlag 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Delta Research & Development-University of Rome Tor vergataRomeItaly

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