Assessment and management of pain in the paediatric patient
Ingrid Baulch Acute pain sister, Anaesthetic Department, Whipps Cross University Hospital NHS Trust, London
A combination of pharmacological and non-pharmacological interventions can ensure the highest standard of care in the management of pain in children. Nurses are in a prime position to care for children and educate them and their parents on effective pain management strategies.
Nursing Standard. 25, 10,35-40. doi: 10.7748/ns2010.11.25.10.35.c8091