Pain management in nursing home residents with cancer.


OBJECTIVES To assess improvements in pain management of nursing home (NH) residents with cancer since the implementation of pain management quality indicators. DESIGN Cross-sectional. SETTING One thousand three hundred eighty-two U.S. NHs (N = 1,382). PARTICIPANTS Newly admitted, Medicare-eligible NH residents with cancer (N = 8,094). MEASUREMENTS… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/jgs.13345


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@article{Pimentel2015PainMI, title={Pain management in nursing home residents with cancer.}, author={Camilla B Pimentel and Becky A. Briesacher and Jerry H. Gurwitz and Allison B. Rosen and Marc T Pimentel and Kate L. Lapane}, journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society}, year={2015}, volume={63 4}, pages={633-41} }