The pivotal role of nurses in pain management: impacts of a revised definition of pain and review of opioid analgesia practice for the future

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July 11th, 2022|

Pain assessment is a critical component of optimum nursing care to enable effective pain management.1 Introduction Advances in the understanding of pain mechanisms and management, [...]

Pain management for patients with dementia: Identification and management

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February 11th, 2022|

The Australian Bureau of Statistics1 reports that in 2018 there were 219,000 Australians with dementia – of which 43% experienced chronic pain that may have [...]