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Tools to Assess Pain or Lack of Comfort in Dementia: A Content Analysis

Published inJournal of pain and symptom management, vol. 50, no. 5, p. 659-675.e3
Publication date2015
Abstract

There is need for tools to help detect pain or lack of comfort in persons unable to communicate. However, pain and (dis)comfort tools have not been compared, and it is unclear to what extent they discriminate between pain and other possible sources of discomfort, or even if items differ.

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VAN DER STEEN, Jenny T et al. Tools to Assess Pain or Lack of Comfort in Dementia: A Content Analysis. In: Journal of pain and symptom management, 2015, vol. 50, n° 5, p. 659–675.e3. doi: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2015.05.015
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