Pain management at home. Struggle, comfort, and mission.

  title={Pain management at home. Struggle, comfort, and mission.},
  author={Betty Ferrell and Elizabeth Johnston Taylor and Marcia Grant and Marjorie Fowler and R M Corbisiero},
  journal={Cancer nursing},
  volume={16 3},
This article presents findings from an exploratory, descriptive study that investigated the experiences of pain in the home from the perspective of the patient, the primary family caregiver, and the home care nurse. The following research questions are addressed: What are the special problems associated with pain management at home as identified by patients, caregivers, and nurses? What are the similarities and differences among patients, caregivers, and nurses regarding issues of managing pain… CONTINUE READING

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