Resolution WHA58.22. Cancer prevention and control

1. URGES Member States: (…)

(15) to ensure the medical availability of opioid analgesics according to international treaties and recommendations of WHO and the International Narcotics Control Board and subject to an efficient monitoring and control system;

  • Access to controlled medicines

2. REQUESTS the Director-General: (…)

(18) to examine jointly with the International Narcotics Control Board the feasibility of a possible assistance mechanism that would facilitate the adequate treatment of pain using opioid analgesics;

  • Access to controlled medicines

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