ISBN: 978-1-405-13071-4 September 2006 Wiley-Blackwell 312 Pages
Chapter 2: Types of Pain and Basic Strategies for Pain Management.
Chapter 3: Pain in Neonates and Infants (0-6 Months).
Chapter 4: Pain in Childhood (6 Months to 12 Years).
Chapter 5: Pain in Early Adulthood (12-18 Years).
Chapter 6: Pain in the Middle Adult Years (18-55 Years).
Chapter 7: Pain in Older Adults.
Chapter 8: The Organisation of Pain Management Services
* Draws upon published clinical guidelines and standards for the management of pain
* Explores typical experiences of acute and chronic pain across different age groups
* Includes algorithms to encourage implementation of best practice
* Within ‘Essential Clinical Skills for Nurses’ series