What Is Pain ? Pain is an unpleasant sensory and emotional experience associated with actual or potential tissue damage , or described in terms such as damage. *International Association for the Study of Pain
Always remember the most reliable judge of the patient’s pain is the patient.
If a patient complains, or has a change in behavior,
let the nurse know right away!
You’re Important Unrelieved pain has devastating effects on your patients. By being watchful for possible signs of pain & helping the patient to receive quick & effective treatment , you have greatly improved that patient’s health & quality of life. You’re The Best You Can Make a Difference