Assessment of the Validity and Reliability of The University of Wisconsin Children's Hospital Pain Scale for Preverbal and Nonverbal Children

Soetenga, Deborah; Frank, Jayme; Pellino, Teresa A.; Hayes, Janice S.
November 1999
Pediatric Nursing;Nov/Dec99, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p670
Academic Journal
Presents information on a study which tested the validity and reliability of a pain scale developed for preverbal and nonverbal children at the University of Wisconsin Children's Hospital. Review of literature on pain research in adults and children; Methodology of the study; Results and discussion; Conclusion.


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