Promoting Excellence : Detailed Pain Assessment

Name:
Children's Hospital: Detailed Pain Assessment

Definition:
This tool records pain assessments, interventions, and outcomes for four age groups up to 18.

Category:
Clinical Care Tools - Pain Management

Source:
Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center
Pediatric Palliative Care Project
Mail Stop CM - 11
4800 Sand Point Way, N.E.
Seattle, WA 98105
www.cshcn.org

Contact:
Beth McKinstry
[email protected]

How the grantee used this instrument:
Self-administered by parent or guardian with in-person assistance from Consultant at the pre-enrollment home visit. Self-administered by parent and/or patient with assistance from agency case manager in-person on a prn basis. Parent and/or patient responds to telephone interview every three months.

Keywords:
pediatrics, pain assessment

To use this tool:
You may print and copy this tool for your own use from this site. We recommend that you consult the authors of the original references before using the tool.

References:

Information/References on Validity and Reliability:
Quantifies patient's pain intensity for four age groups up to age 18, and for cognitively impaired children, drawing on patient, provider, and parent reports.

To view this tool:
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Posted September 2003

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