Management of pediatric tonsillectomy pain: a review of the literature jennifer hansen, ravi d shah, hubert a benzon department of pediatric anesthesiology, ann and robert h lurie children's hospital of chicago, northwestern university feinberg school of medicine, chicago, il, usa abstract: tonsillectomy is associated with significant pain and postoperative pain control is often unsatisfactory. Introduction the way pain is experienced is a reflection of the individual's emotional, motivational, cognitive, social, and cultural circumstances many women, especially nulliparas, rate the pain of labor as very severe or intolerable the pain of labor and delivery varies among women, and each labor of an individual woman may be quite different. Literature in the area of pain and dementia and, in doing so, for inclusion in the review the predominant focus of the published literature concerned pain-assessment tools how- potentially act as a barrier to adequate pain management practices thus, it would appear that the choice of pain-. The role of caffeine in pain management: a brief literature review alireza baratloo role of caffeine as the main component in pain management hypnic headache is a rare benign primary headache disorder, commonly affecting middle-aged patients at night.
To synthesize available pressure ulcer pain literature, a systematic review was performed of english language literature, specific to human research, 1992 to april 2008, using pubmed and the cumulative index in nursing and allied health literature. Adults: a systematic literature review recommended for assessment of pain intensity (pi) a literature review of studies speciﬁcally comparing the nrs, vrs, and/or vas for unidimensional self-report vol 41 no 6 june 2011 journal of pain and symptom management 1073 compared with the vas and vrs, nrss had better compliance in 15 of. 1 pain: a literature review by malcolm barrett i reckoning with pain, in its acute form, is an essential aspect of human existence indeed, pain and pain behavior, in the darwinian sense, are understood as a beneficial part of our. Excerpt from 'literature review' chapter : provider education for chronic pain management today, the department of veterans affairs (va) is the largest healthcare provider in the united states and one of the largest in the world.
The management of pain during labour involves more than the act of administering the best anesthetic agent available in a timely fashion successful control of pain in labour requires active management of the entire process. Pain management in metastatic bone disease: a literature review imama ahmad , munis m ahmed , muhammad farhan ahsraf , anika naeem , azka tasleem , moeed ahmed , muhammad s farooqi published: september 11, 2018 (see history. Literature review considering pain assessment and the main theories and concepts which are delivery of adequate pain management is considered as a basis from which assessments can be made on whether healthcare providers are able to deliver outstanding patient outcomes and. This review of the literature is a precursor to a study to determine whether the attitudes of a convenience sample of qualified irish nurses working in elective orthopaedic surgery towards the assessment and management of post-operative pain are congruent with international attitudes as identified in the nursing literature. To provide effective pain management a comprehensive approach is required based on a cyclical process of assessment, treatment and monitoring pain and quality of life among older people with rheumatoid arthritis and/or osteoarthritis: a literature review,.
The following review of the literature on this subject complements earlier reviews undertaken by seers (1988) by organizing the information according to four distinct categories, namely environmental issues, nursing actions, patient outcomes and a review of a number of pain measures. Introduction the inadequate management of pain has sparked national attention and the presence of pain-related health disparities has become a national agenda item (meghani et al, 2009)the literature suggests provider bias, clinical uncertainty, and stereotypes may contribute to this disparate treatment of minorities by affecting clinical decision making (institute of medicine [iom], 2003. Pain assessment and management in surgical nursing: a literature review p ostoperative pain assessment and management remains one of the major clinical challenges confronting. Evidence-based information on literature review on acute pain management from hundreds of trustworthy sources for health and social care make better, quicker, evidence based decisions evidence search provides access to selected and authoritative evidence in health, social care and public health. Pain management, pain medicine, pain control or algiatry, is a branch of medicine employing an interdisciplinary approach for easing the suffering and improving the quality of life of those living with chronic pain the typical pain management team includes medical practitioners, pharmacists, clinical psychologists, physiotherapists.
This review seeks to increase awareness of desmoid tumors through a review of the literature and discussion of its pharmacotherapeutic management keywords: analgesics , cancer pain , desmoid tumor , fibromatosis , nonmalignant cancer , pain. Recently published articles from pain management nursing recently published articles from pain management nursing menu search understanding pain and pain management in elderly nursing home patients applying an interprofessional learning activity in health care students: a norwegian pilot study a literature review of associations. Painscan is an online review of pain topics authored by leading clinicians in the pain field each issue presents and discusses a timely chronic pain subject through an in depth review of the literature painscan affords physicians and healthcare providers a reliable resource for current information. Integrated review of the literature describing caregiver knowledge, barriers, and bias in the management of pain in neonates the second manuscript is a systematic review of.
Literature review this section would be dedicated to the background of the dissertation the reader should gain an understanding behind the physiology of acute pain. Literature review abstract within the dementia care environment, it is my experience that it is often unclear to nursing staff as to appropriate assessment and management of pain for clients in the palliative stage of their illness. Literature review on pain management print reference this disclaimer: this work has been submitted by a student this is not an example of the work written by our professional academic writers you can view samples of our professional work here.
Of the literature review, all the researchers used either a pca or some type of analgesia to manage pain in scd clients implications for nursing practice review could help in promoting optimum scd pain management in adolescents. Methods we searched for systematic reviews of pain assessment tools providing evidence of reliability, validity and clinical utility two reviewers independently assessed each review and extracted data from them, with a third reviewer mediating when consensus was not reached.