[Use of health insurance data to analyse pain management practices in the nursing-home setting].

Abstract

Pain is the most common health-related complaint in older persons. International estimations mention up to 80% of nursing home residents suffering from pain. In the meantime, no reliable epidemiological data on pain in nursing home residents are available for Germany, because of restricted access to the nursing-home population. This pilot study aimed to… (More)
DOI: 10.1055/s-0030-1255078

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@article{Kopke2011UseOH, title={[Use of health insurance data to analyse pain management practices in the nursing-home setting].}, author={Kirsten Kopke and Th. Fischer and Marita K{\"o}lzsch and W. Hofmann and Adelheid Kuhlmey and Rose Kreutz and Dagmar Dr{\"a}ger}, journal={Gesundheitswesen (Bundesverband der Arzte des Offentlichen Gesundheitsdienstes (Germany))}, year={2011}, volume={73 7}, pages={e119-25} }