Does a pain scale improve pain assessment in the pediatric emergency department? Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Emergency Service, Hospital
  • Medical Records
  • Pain Measurement

abstract

  • Incorporating the WBFPS into the EMR significantly improves pain assessment in children. Despite this, there was neither improvement in analgesia administration nor reduction in time to administer analgesia in children with pain.

publication date

  • September 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/PEC.0b013e3181850c1c

PubMed ID

  • 18703989

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 605

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 24

number

  • 9