REVISTA

Identificación del dolor en pacientes geriátricos

Descripción: Resumen de los puntos más importantes a la hora de evaluar el dolor en perros y gatos geriátricos de manera rápida y sencilla

TITULO FUENTE ORIGINAL:

Identifying Pain in Geriatric Patients

AUTORES:

Barak Benaryeh

REVISTA ABREV.:

clinician´s brief

AÑO:

2015

REFERENCIA:

November/December 2015

RESUMEN ORIGINAL:

Veterinary professionals do not have the luxury of asking patients to assess their pain level and need to make that judgment themselves. To do that, they must understand that patients show pain in different ways. Many studies have looked at methods of assessing pain in veterinary patients1-5; however, specific characteristics set geriatric patients apart. Be aware of the following... + Leer más

Veterinary professionals do not have the luxury of asking patients to assess their pain level and need to make that judgment themselves. To do that, they must understand that patients show pain in different ways.

Many studies have looked at methods of assessing pain in veterinary patients1-5; however, specific characteristics set geriatric patients apart. Be aware of the following points about geriatric patients and pain illustrated in Figures 1 to 6

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