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Pain assessment in turning procedures for patients with invasive mechanical ventilation

Título de la revista: NURSING IN CRITICAL CARE
ISSN: 1362-1017
Volumen: 16
Número: 4
Páginas: 178-185
Fecha de publicación: 2011
The observation of the patient's behaviour during the turning and the physiological changes produced allow professionals to objectify pain in critical patients with verbal communication difficulties. Moreover, our results also highlight the need to administer of additional analgesia before a painful procedure, particularly in post-surgical patients.