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Method for Evaluating Pain

  • Hiroki IidaEmail author
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Abstract

The evaluation of pain is currently based on the presumption that the most reliable means of evaluating pain is a report from the patient about the existence of pain.

Keywords

Measuring pain intensity Evaluation of pain quality Objective evaluation of pain 

Reference

  1. 1.
    Correll DJ. The measurement of pain: objectifying the subjective. In: Waldman SD, editor. Pain management, vol. 1. Saunders: Elsevier; 2007. p. 197–211.CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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© Springer Japan KK, part of Springer Nature 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Anesthesiology and Pain MedicineGifu University Graduate School of MedicineGifuJapan

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