The development of the DEGR(R): A scale to assess pain in young children with cancer.

@article{GauvainPiquard1999TheDO,
  title={The development of the DEGR(R): A scale to assess pain in young children with cancer.},
  author={Gauvain-Piquard and Rodary and Rezvani and Serbouti},
  journal={European journal of pain},
  year={1999},
  volume={3 2},
  pages={165-176}
}
The Gustave Roussy Child Pain Scale (Douleur Enfant Gustave Roussy, DEGR(R)Scale) is a scale for grading prolonged pain in children aged 2-6 years with cancer. The scale comprised six behaviours specific to pain items, five psychomotor inertia items, and four anxiety items, with a total score ranging from 0 to 60. This work was designed to confirm the scale structure and to study its construct validity and convergent validity.Our work was composed of two parts. In the first part of the study… CONTINUE READING

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