Pain perception of older adults in nursing home and home care settings: evidence from China - older adults perception of pain

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The evidence on perceptions of pain in older people. | Nursing Times older adults perception of pain


The aim of this study was to compare pain perception in nursing home care and home care settings for physically dependent older adults in.

Pain is not a part of the ageing process, but many older people can experience it. Perception of pain can be affected by environmental.

Background Many clinicians believe that older people feel pain to a lesser degree than younger people. Often older people themselves.