Timing in the communication of pain among nursing home residents, nursing staff, and clinicians Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Communication
  • Nurse-Patient Relations
  • Nursing Homes
  • Pain Measurement
  • Physician-Nurse Relations

abstract

  • There is considerable variability in how frequently nurses and clinicians assess pain, when clinicians are notified about pain, and how frequently nurses reassess pain. Studies are needed to determine optimal timing in the communication process of pain to allow better pain management outcomes and quality of care for NH residents.

publication date

  • July 26, 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/archinte.164.14.1508

PubMed ID

  • 15277280

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1508

end page

  • 12

volume

  • 164

number

  • 14