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Document Type

Thesis - University Access Only

Award Date

1993

Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)

Department

Graduate Nursing

First Advisor

Kay Foland

Keywords

postoperative pain, nurse and patient, psychological aspects of nursing

Abstract

The objectives of this study were to (a) determine the patient's rating of their pain, (b) find out the patient's expectation of the nurse's rating of their pain, (c) determine the nurse's rating of the patient's pain and (d) specify when the last communication regarding pain occurred between the patient and the nurse.

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Postoperative pain -- Nursing
Nurse and patient
Nursing -- Psychological aspects

Number of Pages

97

Publisher

South Dakota State University

Rights

Copyright © 1993 Julie Jones. All rights reserved

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