Social Work Role in Pain Management with Hospice Caregivers: A National Survey.

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This article reports on an exploratory study of hospice social workers' assessment and collaborative practices related to pain management; especially caregiver concerns about patient pain. A non-randomized national survey indicated that social workers assess the components of pain but are not able to devote as much attention to it as they feel is needed… (More)

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@article{Oliver2009SocialWR, title={Social Work Role in Pain Management with Hospice Caregivers: A National Survey.}, author={Debra Parker Oliver and Elaine Wittenberg-Lyles and Karla T. Washington and Seema Sehrawat}, journal={Journal of social work in end-of-life & palliative care}, year={2009}, volume={5 1-2}, pages={61} }