Prescribing strategies to achieve effective management of pain in older adults

Pat Schofield, Karen H Simpson

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Abstract

Pain is a common complaint among older people, so this group forms a large proportion of the recipients of medication. However, physiological differences in the elderly require a flexible pain treatment strategy.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)8-10
Number of pages3
JournalANPj: The Quarterly Journal of the Association for Nurse Prescribing
Volume1
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2009

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Prescribing strategies to achieve effective management of pain in older adults. / Schofield, Pat; Simpson, Karen H.

In: ANPj: The Quarterly Journal of the Association for Nurse Prescribing, Vol. 1, 03.2009, p. 8-10.

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