pain management in pressure ulcers

  1. I am doing a research paper on pain management in pressure ulcers and am very sad to find little to address this issue. Does anyone know of where I can find information...systemic, topical, nonpharmacological control??
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  3. by   NRSKarenRN
    googled: pain management + pressure ulcers

    found these:

    pain in pressure ulcers. - by reddy - 5 citations

    pain in pressure ulcers <table cellspacing=0 cellpadding=0 border=0><tbody><tr><td class=j>all patients reported pressure ulcer pain, with 80 percent reporting constant ... in order to improve pain management for patients with pressure ulcers. ...

    a look at the government's pressure ulcer treatment guide - quick ... <table cellspacing=0 cellpadding=0 border=0><tbody><tr><td class=j>the goal of pain management in the pressure ulcer patient is to eliminate the cause of the pain, to provide analgesia, or both. ...


    nursing management of pressure ulcers in adults. <table cellspacing=0 cellpadding=0 border=0><tbody><tr><td class=j>in pressure ulcer management, the indicators should include:. frequency and quality of assessment of pressure ulcers; assessment of pain, psychosocial and ... aspx?ss=15&doc_id=3276&nbr=2502


  4. by   cschuess
    Thank you! Some I had, some I hadn't. Good luck with the graduation! My oldest is 8, youngest 4...I know that it seems a long way off but I know how time flies!!