Seniors' decision making about pain management.

  title={Seniors' decision making about pain management.},
  author={Margaret M Ross and Anne Carswell and Michael Hing and Gary R. Hollingworth and William Burd Dalziel},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  volume={35 3},
BACKGROUND Musculoskeletal pain is a problem with which many seniors must contend, many on a daily basis. Little is known, however, of the self-care decisions that seniors make regarding the management and control of this pain. These decisions can influence in a significant manner the delivery of health care to seniors and their overall health and well-being. Purpose. The purpose of our exploratory-descriptive study was to investigate seniors' decision making regarding the management and… CONTINUE READING

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