Frequency and use of pain assessment tools implemented in randomized controlled trials in the adult burns population: a systematic review

Patrick Mahar, Jason Wasiak, Christopher J O'Loughlin, Nicholas Christelis, Carolyn Arnold, Anneliese B Spinks, Stefan Danilla

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The systematic literature search identified 25 randomized clinical trials utilising pain assessment tools. Unidimensional pain assessment tools were most frequently used pain assessment tools, with multidimensional tools used less often, despite the multifaceted and complex nature of burn pain
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)147 - 154
Number of pages8
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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