Adult pain assessment and management.

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Claire Ford, Lecturer, Adult Nursing, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne ( ) outlines the skills and tools health professionals use to help patients manage pain.


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Name: British journal of nursing (Mark Allen Publishing)
ISSN: 0966-0461
Pages: 421-423


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