A. Recognize barriers to pain control:
drug addition history
fear of addiction
lack of understanding
B. Be knowledgeable, caring and competent in the delivery of care to all
C. Implement specific pain-related nursing interventions that address the
diverse needs of diverse patient groups using:
Pain as 5th vital sign
Documenting pain assessments, implementations and evaluations
An interesting theory on pain is offered by Dr. Richard W. Hanson. He offers
a holistic approach to pain management.
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