Pain management among medical in-patients in Blantyre, Malawi

@article{Muula2009PainMA,
  title={Pain management among medical in-patients in Blantyre, Malawi},
  author={Adamson Sinjani Muula and Humphreys Esmott Misiri},
  journal={International Archives of Medicine},
  year={2009},
  volume={2},
  pages={6 - 6}
}
BACKGROUND Pain is a leading symptom which influences patients to seek medical attention. The management of pain among patients attending in-patient care in southern African countries has been little described. Information regarding the prevalence of pain and the quality of its management may be useful in guiding clinical decisions, training of health workers and health care quality improvements. METHODS A hospital-based audit was conducted to estimate the prevalence of pain and examine the… CONTINUE READING

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