Postoperative pain assessment of children with cognitive impairments, aged 4-18, using INRS
2012 (English)In: Nordic Pediatric Pain 2012. 6th Nordic Congress on Pediatric Pain. Programme and Abstracts: Pain in Children - challenges and solutions / [ed] Dr Gudrun Kristjansdottir, Professor, -, 2012Conference paper, Presentation (Refereed)
Conclusions A satisfactory pain assessment tool should be easy to use and be valid in the context of use. The INRS demonstrated validity for postoperative pain assessment in children with cognitive impairments. The FLACC scale, however, probably is the most user friendly scale to measure pain intensity in children with cognitive impairments.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Child, pain, scale
Research subject NURSING AND PUBLIC HEALTH SCIENCE, Nursing science
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:hv:diva-4907ISBN: -OAI: oai:DiVA.org:hv-4907DiVA: diva2:583626
Nordic Pediatric Pain 2012: 6th Nordic Congress of Pediatric Pain in Reykjavik 5-7 september