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Author Mann, Eileen M.

Title Pain management / Eileen Mann and Eloise Carr
Published Oxford ; Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2006


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
Description xiii, 298 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
regular print
Series Essential clinical skills for nurses
Essential clinical skills for nurses.
Contents Understanding the principles of pain management -- Types of pain and basic strategies for pain management -- Pain in neonates and infants (0-6 months) -- Pain in childhood (6 months to 12 years) -- Pain in early adulthood (12-18 years) -- Pain in the middle adult years (18-55 years) -- Pain in older adults -- The organisation of pain management services
Summary "Pain Management explores pain assessment, evaluation and therapeutic management, and challenges nurses to reflect upon their practice in order to update and improve their clinical skills. It adopts a chronological approach, exploring the essential clinical skills required to effectively manage pain in all ages from the neonate to the older person. Case studies, algorithms and evidence encourage implementation of best practice throughout the book."--BOOK JACKET
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Palliative treatment.
Pain -- Treatment.
Palliative Care.
Pain Management.
Pain -- classification.
Palliative Care.
Author Carr, Eloise C. J.
LC no. 2005037641
ISBN 1405130717 paperback alkaline paper
9781405130714 paperback