Determination of mild, moderate, and severe pain interference in patients with cancer.

@article{Shi2017DeterminationOM,
  title={Determination of mild, moderate, and severe pain interference in patients with cancer.},
  author={Qiuling Shi and Tito R Mendoza and Amylou C Dueck and Haijun Ma and Jeffrey Zhang and Yi Qian and Debajyoti Bhowmik and Charles S. Cleeland},
  journal={Pain},
  year={2017},
  volume={158 6},
  pages={1108-1112}
}
Effective assessment and management of pain in patients with cancer is strengthened by the patient's report of how much pain interferes with daily functioning. This requires a clear delineation of different levels of pain interference. We derived optimal cutpoints for differentiating between mild, moderate, and severe pain interference assessed by the Brief… CONTINUE READING