Break up the pain chain

Posted on September 1st, by editor in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

How can we know someone is in pain if they cannot tell us? People with dementia may suffer severe and disabling pain if we fail to pick up the clues that could lead to assessment and treatment in many cases. Cathy Chatten explains.
Author/s: Cathy Chatten
Vol: 3, Issue: 5, pp26-27

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