THE NEED TO OPTIMIZE PAIN ASSESSMENT
- In: Poster Session
- At: Düsseldorf (Germany) (2015)
- Type: Poster
- By: MARTIN-BOONE, Jill (University of Cincinnati, James L Winkle College of Pharmacy, Cincinnati, United States)
- Co-author(s): Jill Martin-Boone
Pharmacists are integrally involved in the pharmacotherapy of patients’ pain. In order to optimally manage patients, proper pain assessments must be available. A commonly used tools in the electronic medical record used to meet national accreditation standards is the numerical rating system (NRS).
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