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Document Type

Thesis - University Access Only

Award Date

1991

Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)

Department

Graduate Nursing

First Advisor

Sharon Leech Hofland

Keywords

pain nursing, pain treatment

Abstract

Objectives of the study are to:
1. To describe the type and ranking of pain management actions nurses select for Native American and Caucasian patients with acute low back pain.
2. To determine if there are any significant personal and professional nurse factors which influence the type of pain management actions selected for patients with acute low back pain.

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Pain -- Nursing
Pain -- Treatment

Format

application/pdf

Number of Pages

83

Publisher

South Dakota State University

Rights

Copyright © 1991 Verna Schad. All rights reserved

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