Challenges faced by nurses in using pain assessment scale in patients unable to communicate: a qualitative study

Abstract Background One helpful strategy adopted for pain management in non-verbal, intubated patients is the use of a proper pain assessment scale. The purpose of the present study is to achieve a better and deeper understanding of the existing nurses’ challenges in using pain assessment scales amo...

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Main Authors: Kolsoum Deldar, Razieh Froutan, Abbas Ebadi
Format: Article
Published: BMC 2018-03-01
Series:BMC Nursing
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