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Nursing Health Assessment Mnemonics & Tips

Pain Assessment: “OPQRSTU” Assessment of pain is a crucial part in the role of nurses, and as such utilizing a problem-solving process becomes part of the equation. Nursing Health Assessment Mnemonics & Tips: http://nurseslabs.com/nursing-health-assessment-mnemonics-tips/

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Pain Scales - Valuable Pain Assessment Tools

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Pain Scales - Valuable Pain Assessment Tools

The McGill Pain Scale is based on a very long list of descriptive words. It's a good reference if you're having trouble describing your pain. From http://pain.about.com/

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Pain Scales - Valuable Pain Assessment Tools

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Community Post: Signs You Might Be A Zebra

This is why I hate the effing pain scale. It's meaningless. Like my 6 is most people's 10. And health care "professionals" don't believe it can be that bad, so we end up undertreated. Stop punishing chronic pain patients. Don't we already suffer enough?

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