Managing pain in chronic kidney disease: patient participation in decision-making.

@article{Manias2008ManagingPI,
  title={Managing pain in chronic kidney disease: patient participation in decision-making.},
  author={Elizabeth Manias and Allison Williams},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  year={2008},
  volume={61 2},
  pages={
          201-10
        }
}
AIM This paper is a report of a study to examine how decisions about managing pain were made between patients with chronic kidney disease and nurses, what affected the decision style and the types of analgesics and adjuvant therapies given for pain relief in relation to a particular decision style. BACKGROUND While pain often accompanies chronic kidney disease, little is known of how decisions are made about managing pain in clinical practice. Lack of patient involvement in decision-making… CONTINUE READING
BETA

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…