Missing Our Patient’s Pain: The Relationship Between Cognitive Impairment and Pain Expression-Presentation
Identifying and treating pain in patients with cognitive impairment can be challenging. This presentation by Telligen and the Compass Hospital Improvement Innovation Network discuses how to identify, assess and treat pain in adult patients with cognitive impairment. Dementia and Alzheimer disease are the main focus; however, many best practices associated with these conditions can be applied to other patients in pain. Click here to access the presentation.