Pain in children and adolescents: a common experience

  title={Pain in children and adolescents: a common experience},
  author={C. Perquin and A. A. Hazebroek-Kampschreur and J. Hunfeld and A. Bohnen and J. Wouden},
  • C. Perquin, A. A. Hazebroek-Kampschreur, +2 authors J. Wouden
  • Published 2000
  • Medicine
  • Pain
  • &NA; Little is known about the epidemiology of pain in children. We studied the prevalence of pain in Dutch children aged from 0 to 18 years in the open population, and the relationship with age, gender and pain parameters. A random sample of 1300 children aged 0–3 years was taken from the register of population in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. In the Rotterdam area, 27 primary schools and 14 secondary schools were selected to obtain a representative sample of 5336 children aged 4–18 years… CONTINUE READING
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