Family and caregiver involvement in pain management

G. Juarez, B. R. Ferrell

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Abstract

Pain management is a common concern of elderly patients with chronic cancer pain as well as many nonmalignant chronic illnesses. Family caregivers are central to pain management efforts, particularly in the home care environment. Pain management is cited as an aspect of caregiving with both physical and emotional demands.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)531-547
Number of pages17
JournalClinics in geriatric medicine
Volume12
Issue number3
StatePublished - Aug 10 1996

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Geriatrics and Gerontology

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Juarez, G., & Ferrell, B. R. (1996). Family and caregiver involvement in pain management. Clinics in geriatric medicine, 12(3), 531-547.