Minimising pain at dressing changes
Art & Science Previous     Next

Minimising pain at dressing changes

Menna Lloyd Jones Senior Nurse, Tissue Viability, North West Wales NHS Trust

This article emphasises the importance of preventing pain in wound management. It describes the physiology and aetiology of wound pain, discusses how to assess for pain and outlines strategies to prevent and manage wound pain.

Nursing Standard. 18, 24, 65-70. doi: 10.7748/ns2004.02.18.24.65.c3557

Correspondence

Menna.Jones@nww-tr.wales.nhs.uk

Peer review

This article has been subject to double blind peer review

Want to read more?

Subscribe for unlimited access

Try 1 month’s access for just £1 and get:

Your subscription package includes:
  • Full access to nursingstandard.com and the Nursing Standard app
  • The monthly digital edition
  • RCNi Portfolio and interactive CPD quizzes
  • RCNi Learning with 200+ evidence-based modules
  • 10 articles a month from any other RCNi journal
Subscribe
Already subscribed? Log in

Alternatively, you can purchase access to this article for the next seven days. Buy now

Or