Assessment of pain in older people
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Assessment of pain in older people

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It is estimated that one in four of the adult population experiences pain. Up to 93% of older people have pain that is often expected to be ‘part of ageing’.

Nursing Older People. 30, 4, 12-12. doi: 10.7748/nop.30.4.12.s9

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