Parent involvement in children's pain care: views of parents and nurses.

@article{Simons2001ParentII,
  title={Parent involvement in children's pain care: views of parents and nurses.},
  author={Joan Simons and Linda Gabriel Franck and Elaine Roberson},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  year={2001},
  volume={36 4},
  pages={591-9}
}
AIM OF THE STUDY This study investigated the views of parents and nurses about the involvement of parents in the management of their child's pain during the first 48 hours after surgery. BACKGROUND Children's pain management has been found to be problematic and in need of improvement. Nurses are the key health care professionals with responsibility for managing children's pain. Parents can make important contributions to assessment and management of their child's pain. METHODS Using a… CONTINUE READING

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