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Management of Postoperative Pain: A Clinical Practice Guideline From the American Pain Society, the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, and the American Society of
  • R. Chou, D. Gordon, +22 authors C. Wu
  • Medicine
  • The journal of pain : official journal of the…
  • 1 February 2016
UNLABELLED Most patients who undergo surgical procedures experience acute postoperative pain, but evidence suggests that less than half report adequate postoperative pain relief. Many preoperative,Expand
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American pain society recommendations for improving the quality of acute and cancer pain management: American Pain Society Quality of Care Task Force.
BACKGROUND The American Pain Society (APS) set out to revise and expand its 1995 Quality Improvement Guidelines for the Treatment of Acute Pain and Cancer Pain and to facilitate improvements in theExpand
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Revised American Pain Society Patient Outcome Questionnaire (APS-POQ-R) for quality improvement of pain management in hospitalized adults: preliminary psychometric evaluation.
UNLABELLED Quality improvement (QI) is a compilation of methods adapted from psychology, statistics, and operations research to identify factors that contribute to poor treatment outcomes and toExpand
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Application of the American Pain Society quality assurance standards
&NA; The American Pain Society's (APS) patient outcome questionnaire was used to examine patient satisfaction with pain management in a quality assurance study of 217 adults and 31 children in aExpand
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A 10-year review of quality improvement monitoring in pain management: recommendations for standardized outcome measures.
Quality measurement in health care is complex and in a constant state of evolution. Different approaches are necessary depending on the purpose of the measurement (e.g., accountability, research,Expand
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Patient satisfaction and pain severity as outcomes in pain management: a longitudinal view of one setting's experience.
Longitudinal data from quality assurance studies of pain outcomes (pain severity and patient satisfaction) were critically examined to explore the reasons that patients are satisfied with their careExpand
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Quality improvement guidelines for the treatment of acute pain and cancer pain. American Pain Society Quality of Care Committee.
OBJECTIVE To develop quality improvement (QI) guidelines and programs to improve treatment outcomes for patients with acute pain and cancer pain. PARTICIPANTS Twenty-four members of the AmericanExpand
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Core Competencies for Pain Management: Results of an Interprofessional Consensus Summit
Objective The objective of this project was to develop core competencies in pain assessment and management for prelicensure health professional education. Such core pain competencies common to allExpand
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Opioid equianalgesic calculations.
Among the knowledge required by healthcare professionals to manage pain is an understanding of the differences between opioid agents and formulations. As the list of new opioid formulations continuesExpand
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Use of Nonpharmacologic Interventions for Pain and Anxiety After Total Hip and Total Knee Arthroplasty
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to compare pain and anxiety in orthopaedic patients scheduled for elective total hip or knee arthroplasty who have received a kit of nonpharmacologic strategiesExpand
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