A Prospective, Non-interventional Study of Assessment and Treatment Adequacy of Pain in the Emergency Department of a Tertiary Care Cancer Hospital


INTRODUCTION Pain is the most common reason for emergency department (ED) visits by the cancer patients. Treatment inconsistency and inadequacy are reported worldwide in the management of ED pain. We conducted a non-interventional observational study of 100 patients visiting ED with moderate to severe pain in a tertiary care cancer center. AIMS The goal… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0973-1075.121529