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    The Concept Analysis of Pain

    Pain is the most frequent nursing diagnosis and the most common problems for which patients in the clinical setting seek help (Mobily, Herr, & Kelley, 1993). Pain refers to an unpleasant, distressful and uncomfortable feeling. Several studies have showed that unrelieved pain can affect the quality of life of the individual, cause physical and emotional […] More

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    Pain Management

    Joshi, G., & Kehlet, H. (2013). Procedure-specific Pain Management: The Road to Improve Postsurgical Pain Management?. Anesthesiology, 118(4), 780-782. . This article explained that good pain management is known to produce many benefits for the postoperative patient. However, the article goes on to explain that treating postoperative pain is still a major issue with inadequate […] More

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    Acute pain care plan

    Acute pain related inflammation secondary to Diverticulitis m/b pt rating pain a “6” on a scale of 0-10, pt guarding abdomen with movements, and facial grimacing with position change. Outcomes(s) Pt will have decreased pain as evidence by pt rating pain a 3 or less on a scale of 0-10, pt able to change position […] More

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    Acupuncture as a nonconventional treatment for chronic neck pain

    Acupuncture as a nonconventional treatment for chronic neck pain Introduction             IntroductionNeck pain has been classified as one of the commonest problems among the people. This condition arises from various disorders or it may originate from tissues located at the neck (Hush, et al., (2009).The neck is also known as a cervical spine. The necks […] More

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    Acupuncture as a nonconventional chronic neck pain treatment

    Acupuncture as a nonconventional chronic neck pain treatment Introduction Abstract             Chronic neck pain is an ailment that is characterized by pain in the neck that lasts for a period of more than three months. It is usually different from common medical conditions of neck pains that last for only days. In most occasions, chronic […] More